AS-SALAMU ALYKUM (PEACE BE UPON YOU)
WRITTEN BY: Sunil Johal
LOGLINE: Fahim, a teacher and religious leader trapped in a terrorist-occupied Syrian village. harbors two wounded American soldiers under his floorboards.
BIO: Sunil Johal is a 2017 graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with a major in Dramatic Writing and a concentration in Screenwriting. Born in Vancouver, Canada, Sunil studied Film Production at the University of British Columbia before transferring to NYU in his junior year. Furing his time in Vancouver, he worked as an on-set production assistant on over a dozen productions from, amongst others: ABC, 20th Century Fox, and Legendary Pictures. Most recently, Sunil completed his internship at Sikelia Productions, the personal production company of director Martin Scorsese. Sunil currently resides in Los Angeles and continues to pursue a career in writing for film.