Hany Abu-Assad
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Palestine's Oscar Nominee, 'Omar', Is Remarkable
24 Feb 2014 // 4:00 AM

The kids' romantic naïvete is compounded by their forever-war surroundings. This is made vivid at film's start, when Omar first appears scaling the graffitied wall between his neighborhood and the Israeli territor

Paradise Now (2005)
20 Mar 2006 // 9:00 AM

How might efforts to fathom suicide bombers' motives make them too much like their potential victims -- that is, everyone else -- and thus unmake the difference that defines everyone else?"

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