Ali and Chol met serendipitously and set off on a journey to become father and son, their Sudanese identities are brought into question as the Sudan transitions into a nation with new borders. This story is one of many that make up the collaborative online film project The Two Sudans. I began filming on the eve of the referendum and continued while the country moved rapidly towards the division of Sudan into two separate nations. For more on the project visit http://www.thetwosudans.com
(This film was made with the express consent of the family portrayed in it).