Maged Afifi

Tri-state Area
(Egypt)

Disappeared in America: A Film Trilogy

Part 1: Patriot Story

INS Case X is a Pakistani scientist living in New York. After 9/11, he was arrested and put in maximum-security jail for five months — a "ghost prisoner", lost to the outside world. Does he still want to live here after all this? The answer is a curious mix of optimism and exhaustion. Dir: Mohaiemen