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Unlike 2018's other Foreign Language nominees, "The Insult" has real political power—to help its homeland heal from the past.
Filmmakers Srour and Moskovitch find absurdity in the lives of a "minority within a minority"—Nazareth's Christian Arabs.
"Ertugrul 1890" reveals how it all starts with a century-old disaster.
Rama Burshtein's sophomore film manages to make -- from a tired plot -- a lively comedy with a lot to say about Orthodox Jewish women...
Khaled Khatib was an Aleppo-based cinematographer for “The White Helmets”, which won a 2017 Oscar for Best Documentary Short.
Ceyda Torun discusses her documentary about Istanbul’s street cats.
"Atomic Falafel", which satirizes Israel-Iran nuclear tensions, has been praised as an Israeli "Doctor Strangelove"
Why should you watch a movie about suicide bombers? To illuminate how the 2005 Palestinian film Paradise Now represents a unique and laudable drop in...
How music in “Chungking Express” comments on Hong Kong’s handover
Trailer: Chinese military intervention epic “Operation Red Sea”
The 9 Best Chinese Romance Movies
Why I want Lebanon’s “The Insult” to win an Oscar
Review: “A Fantastic Woman” earns its Best Foreign Film nomination
10 South Korean dramas that feature North Korea
Review: In “Rock’n Roll”, Marion Cotillard plays herself to comic effect
Review: “The Cursed Ones” and the Burden of History