Laila is a neglected teenage girl but her life changes when she befriends an elderly garbage man in her neighborhood.

Laila and the Garbage Man was an official selection of the 2011 WVN Online Film Festival.

About Kefaya Diab

Kefaya Diab is a Filmmaker and Ph.D. Candidate in Rhetoric and Professional Communication at New Mexico State University. She teaches courses in rhetoric, composition, and filmmaking as composition courses there. As a scholar, teacher and filmmaker Kefaya is interested in using filmmaking as a tool of inquiry and activism. For more details about her research, film portfolio and pedagogy please visit her website.