First screened in September 2015
Directors: Tarzan Nasser and Arab Nasser. Cast: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Hiam Abbass, Samira Al Aseer, Raya Khatib, Mirna Sakhla, Victoria Balitska, Nelly Abou Sharaf, Wedad Al Naser, Reem Talhami, Dina Simon, Raneem Daoud, Manal Awad, Tarzan Nasser. Screenplay: Tarzan Nasser and Arab Nasser.

Twitter Capsule: Entrapment, suffocation are topics, occasionally effects of one-set suspenser in Gaza salon. Bold vision. Hang in there.

VOR:   A fellow TIFF-goer said, mostly with enthusiasm, "It's so clearly a first film." An Arabic speaker told me how many jokes I missed. Growing pains evident, but also a real voice.

Photo © 2015 Les Films du Tambour/Abbout Productions/Full House/Made in Palestine Project/Mille et une Films

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–

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