Titled "Our Rhineland," and directed by Faren Humes, the 2013 short film is set in 1937 in Nazi Germany, as Germans of mixed race are being rounded up and rendered sterile. In the wake of this tragedy, 2 sisters struggle over what to do in response to the act – Sofia wants to fight, while Marta would rather find a way to just survive, as their familial bond is tested.
The short stars Sabrina Alashi, Dasie Thames & Josef Urban.
It was both a a Student Emmy winner, as well as a Student DGA winner, among other accolades.
It’s available to watch online courtesy of the Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts.
Watch the 16-minute short below: