Adel Imam and neighbour Abdel Moneim Madbouly are taken to a Police station after an altercation with a bus conductor. They are mistakenly arrested with a group of suspected terrorists and taken to a maximum security jail.
Abdel Moneim Madbouly,
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This a very beautiful and very personal account of a story of a nation. Nasrallah did a great job. The dialog, imagery, costumes, acting are superb, touching and very human. Filmography is very good, excellent director of photography.
The fact that it contains two parts is a very subtle distinction between how two generations view the nakbah.
Life in pre-nakbah Palestine is both idyllic and realistic, the depiction life afterwards is very expressive.
The film is a tour de force and emotionally charged.
Two thumbs up!
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