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Gaza, today. Sixty-year-old sherman Issa is secretly in love with Siham, a woman who works as a dressmaker at the market. Finally determined to propose, he discovers an ancient statue of Apollo in his fishing net, which he decides to hide at home. When Hamas discovers the existence of this mysterious treasure, troubles start for Issa... Will he succeed in declaring his love to Siham?
A man and a woman from two disparate worlds meet at nights just to have sex. However, when they get caught, the extra-marital relationship between an Israeli woman and a Palestinian man causes tensions in the socio-politically divided Jerusalem.
Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier, but trouble brews when soldier and the show's backers disagree about how the it should end.
Dystopian worlds Director Chino Moya on crumbling societies, toxic manhood and fear of the other in Undergods
Streaming Spotlight: Tune in, drop out This week we're highlighting films that celebrate radio
On a dark and stormy night Cody Calahan on storytelling and shooting The Oak Room
Celebrating cinema of the New East We talk to Lucía de la Torre and Maria Muzdybaeva about the return of Calvert Journal Film Festival
Tribeca announces retrospectives Screening tickets going fast
New Directors/New Films live talks launched Ramin Bahrani, Kleber Mendonça Filho and Sara Driver are festival speakers