Directed by Farah Merani.

Synopsis

Anita, a modern Muslim woman who seems to have everything, remains deeply dissatisfied with her life-path. She makes a major decision believing that it will bring her happiness and opportunity, only to discover regret and loss.

Just a Prayer was an official selection of the 2014 WVN Online Film Festival.

About Farah Merani

Writer, Executive Producer, and Lead Actor of Just a Prayer, Farah Merani, is a graduate of Trinity College, University of Toronto and recently completed an MA from the Drama Centre London, London UK. Upon returning to Toronto in 2012, she joined the Blue Flame Collective and is now the Lead Producer on the 2013 Slate entitled The Village Global. She is also presently producing a sketch comedy web-series with Octagon Media Group and is developing her first feature film, Goodnight, Amherst, slated for production in 2015 under her production company, Lifeguard Productions. As a professional actress, she has performed on stage and screen on both sides of the Atlantic and will be appearing in season 4 of CTV’s The Listener.