A new romance with Alma, a confident Mexican-American woman, forces Zaynab, a Pakistani, Muslim lawyer, to confront her relationship with her recently widowed mother. In this coming-of-age story, Zaynab copes by taking up Lucha-style wrestling. This is a comedic and heartfelt look at modern families and the complexities of love in its many forms.
Reeder constructs personal films about relationships, trauma and coping. Her award-winning narratives are innovative and borrow from a range of forms including after-school specials, amateur music videos and magical realism. These films have shown consistently around the world.