aka Bar bahar First screened in November 2017
Director: Maysaloun Hamoud. Cast: Mouna Hawa, Sana Jammelieh, Shaden Kanboura, Henry Andrawes, Mahmud Shalaby, Ashlam Canaan, Nisrin Abou-Hanna, Eyad Sheety, Khawlah Hag-Debsy, Rojeh Khleif, Aiman Daw, Firas Nassar, Tamer Nafar, Samar Qupty, Bashar Salameh. Screenplay: Maysaloun Hamoud. Twitter Capsule:
Tale of three Palestinian women sharing Tel Aviv flat caters to expectation in some respects but flouts them in others.
Strong indictment of proprietary patriarchs; even more memorable for how it skewers a man who fancies himself an ally. I'm primed for Hamoud's follow-up.