Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a Pakistani immigrant, struggles to drag his heavy cart along the streets of New York to his corner in Midtown Manhattan. And every morning, from inside his cart he sells coffee and donuts to a city he cannot call his own.
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I liked the style. It's very 'New York City'. There isn't a lot of dialogue or action, so we're left standing around like peripheral observers or anthropologists, studying a man, watching his movements, and somehow we get sucked in and start to care about him, like cheering on a particularly fastidious ant carrying a particularly heavy load across rocky terrain. Come on, little fellow. You can do it!
Well constructed, but lacking in any real drive for the drama and the quality of acting on the whole was not exceptional. This left me very cold and only had me captivated temporarily. I would watch it again, though. This feels like it might be improved on second watching