A story of empowerment and resilience. Longing for a life of choice, Rupi sacrifices all that she has ever known and journey’s to Wales with her two young daughters.

Multi-disciplinary artist and filmmaker Tina Pasotra’s debut narrative short, co-written with producer Alice Lusher and shot by Adam Scarth (Apostasy, Mari, Top Boy) stars Yasmin Kaur Barn (Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators, Man Like Mobeen, Recon) as Rupi. Also featuring Claire Cage, Amanda Shodeko and Ravneet Sehra and introducing Rhia and Ravina Kaur Taak as Rupi’s daughters.

I CHOOSE was produced through Ffilm Cymru Wales and BFI NETWORK’s Beacons scheme in association with BBC Cymru Wales and ie ie productions.

Watch I Choose now on BBC iPlayer

Director: Tina Pasotra
Producer: Alice Lusher
Written by: Tina Pasotra & Alice Lusher