Theeb UAE/Jordan/Qatar (2014) Dir. Naji Abu Nowar Arabian cinema is not the most prolific in the world, at least in terms of getting noticed outside of its own borders and into the international market, which is why Theeb (Arabic for “wolf”) deserves attention for not only breaking this tradition but also sees three Arabic countries … Continue reading Theeb

When I Saw You (Lamma shoftak)

When I Saw You (Lamma shoftak) Palestine (2012) Dir. Annemarie Jacir Palestine has been in the news recently due to a horrendous and needless situation that has seen many innocent lives lost. Unfortunately this is not a new experience for the Palestinians and one would imagine that there could possibly be any tales of an … Continue reading When I Saw You (Lamma shoftak)