beautiful portrait of a Fellini-sque/Almadovar day of an ex-judge working temporarily as a taxi driver. From numerous situations to unlikely sequences this day keeps getting worse and worse and yet...
Ticket to JerusalemWriter/director Rashid Masharawi's inspired hybrid of documentary and fiction begins in a refugee camp near Ramallah. Jabir runs a mobile cinema from his old truck throughout the West Bank while his wife works to bring emergency medical care to Palestinians. Both navigate endless checkpoints and other...Start your free trial to watch
Laila's Birthday"At eight o'clock, it's Laila's birthday, okay?" Palestinian-judge-turned-cab-driver Abu Laila's wife reminds her husband. But on his young daughter's birthday (like any day), Abu faces a nerve-wracking shift in a Ramallah yellow cab armed only with an ex-jurist's misplaced pride, a father's loyalty and a...Start your free trial to watch