About

Santa Claus tries to outrun a gang of knife-wielding youth. It's one of several vignettes of Palestinian life in Israel - in a neighborhood in Nazareth and at Al-Ram checkpoint in East Jerusalem. Most of the stories are droll, some absurd, one is mythic and fanciful; few words are spoken. A man who goes through his mail methodically each morning has a heart attack. His son visits him in hospital....

6.6
13
Directed by

Elia Suleiman

Written by

Elia Suleiman (Writer)

Runtime

92 minutes

Country

Germany, France, Morocco, Palestinian Territory

Language

Arabic

Cast

Keywords

palestine

Lists

#329 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?