WARNING, this is a VERY FUNNY movie (note: you need to understand middle eastern culture a bit). A musical comedy set in the fast-paced, fast-food world of competing falafel stands in the West Bank.
David, an Israeli soldier, falls in love with the beautiful Palestinian cashier, Fatima, despite the animosity between their families’ dueling restaurants. Can the couple’s love withstand a 2000 year old conflict and their families’ desire to control the future of the chic pea in the Middle East?
Directed by Ari Sandel, written by Kim Ray & Ari Sandel; an official selection of the 2005 Sundance Film Festival.