"Refuge" is a cyberpunk short film set year in the year 2020. A cyberwar is brewing between the U.S. and Iran. A young Iranian refuge named Sonia is facing deportation. A new research project offers her an opportunity to stay, but at great personal cost. It's a thought-provoking morality tale about the consequences of mixing corporate interests with politics.
"Set in 2020, a brewing cyberwar between the US and Iran puts Sonia, a young Iranian refugee, at risk of deportation. Her only escape may come at a greater price than she’s willing to pay."