About Standing Alone
Mohammad, a 12 year-old teenager, has written a short story that has won the first prize in the school's competition. The education department authorities have planned to award him 0n the day of a religious celebration. When his cousin doesn't go to his work, his father who had promised the shopkeeper asks Mohammad to fill his place that day; he accepts with one condition: to be able to go to the school's ceremony at 2 pm. But Mohammad can't get along with the arrogant, hypocrite shopkeeper and stands up against him. This means that his father loses his job. Mohammad has to hide away from his father and his anger towards him, thus missing the school ceremony. But this act of him makes his father confident again against his arrogant employer.