DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Having spent the best part of a year accompanying her sophomore feature on the international festival circuit (it opened Sundance, and screened at Venice and London), Arab-American filmmaker Cherien Dabis...
Uneven wedding saga has its moments.
SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL: With May in the Summer, writer/director/actress Cherien Dabis continues to trace the axis of American/Middle Eastern relations with a warm, light fingertip. The follow-up to her breakout success Amreeka, which premiered at...
A leisurely affair of the heart.
Patricia Clarkson has forged a long and prosperous career out of being a thinking woman’s well, thinking woman, and her cognitive talents are put to good use as a patient spouse contemplating a holiday romance in Ruba Nadda’s Cairo Time.