The Attack

Based on a novel by Yasmina Khadra
Ali Suliman, Evgenia Dodena and Reymond Amsal
Directed by Ziad Doueiri

Seen from the outside the situation in the Middle East conflict—the plight of Palestinians in the Territories, the sense of insecurity of Israelis, the second-rate status of Arab Israeli citizens--may seem both hopeless and distant. Hopeless it may be but distant it certainly is not for the millions who live it every day. The point is forcefully brought home by the excellent film “The Attack” by ... more >