:Day One

Screening Schedule: 08/11, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës | 08/12, 20:00, Dream Cinema

:Day One

USA, 2015, 25 min

Day One Trailer from Anisha Acharya on Vimeo.

Inspired by a true story, DAY ONE depicts a new translator’s first day accompanying a US Army unit as it searches for a local terrorist. As she quickly discovers, her job will bring up brutal complexities as gender and religious barriers emerge with lives hanging in the balance.

  • Director Bio
  • Festivals And Awards
  • Contact
Henry grew up as an army brat who spent his childhood both in the US and Europe. He spent five years as a paratrooper in the 173rd Airborne, conducting two combat tours in Afghanistan. Henry earned a MFA in Directing at the American Film Institute. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife.

Cannes 2015
BAFTA – US Student Film Award. 2015
Jury Prize – USA FF 2015
Best Short – Oxford FF 2015
Best Short – Stony Brook FF 2015
SIFF, Seattle 2015
Telluride FF 2015
American Film Institute
2021 North Western Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027-1657
+1 323.856.7600
08/11, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08/12, 20:00, Dream Cinema
+ add this film to your personal schedule
Interactive Schedule >
Live Action
Henry Hughes
Michael Steiner
Kee Kyung
Anisha Acharya
Layla Alizada, Bill Zasadil, Navid Negahban, Alexia Pearl
Omar Fadel
Click Here

:Other Films From This Category

Ave Maria

Basil Khalil Palestine/France/Germany 2015, color, 15 min

Day One

Henry Hughes USA 2015, color, 25 min

Everything Will Be Okay

Patrick Vollrath Germany/Austria 2015, color, 30 min


Jaime Donoughue UK/Kosovo 2015, color, 21 min


Benjamin Cleary UK/Ireland 2015, color, 12 min