Talking Movies: Abu-Assad’s ‘Omar’ is a heartrending tale of loyalty under occupation

Omar heads to FilmScene

Omar opens Friday, Feb. 21 at FilmScene’s Scene 1 theater. Parkour may not be as popular as it once was, but don’t tell that to anybody fleeing the Israeli undercover police in the occupied territories. Adam Bakri does a lot of this in the title role of Hany Abu-Assad’s 2013 film, Omar, though the topography […]

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