Ajami (2009)

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  • Russoun Working Hebrew

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Drama. After Nasri's cousin becomes a mistaken target in a revenge killing, Abu, a community figurehead, organises a truce. Omar, the intened target of the killing, is then instructed to raise money to pay a fine, and takes to selling drugs to riase the capital. In the meantime, young Palestinian Malek begins working at Abu's restaurant, whilst policeman Dando investigates a case.

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