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Omar

Feb 12, 2015 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

  • Director: Hany Abu-Assad
  • Year: 2013
  • Country: Palestine / Belgium
  • Run Time: 96 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 48
  • B: 39
  • C: 15
  • D: 2
  • E: 0
  • Overall: 82
Omar

set in present day occupied Palestine, Omar – in an emotive performance by Adam Bakos – is a young man caught between his love for Nadya and the Palestinian cause. This is a film that cleverly combines romance with the tensions of a subtle and compelling political thriller.