HUDA’S SALON (91 R)

HUDA’S SALON

SUMMARY

Reem, a young mother married to a jealous man, goes to Huda’s salon in Bethlehem. But this ordinary visit turns sour when Huda, after having put Reem in a shameful situation, blackmails her to have her work for the secret service of the occupiers, and thus betray her people.

DIRECTOR/WRITER: Hany Abu-Assad
CAST: Ali Suliman, Maisa Abd Elhadi, Kamel El Basha


 

REVIEW

“Strikingly bold in its dramatic construction, and adept at folding the macro issues into the lives of everyday residents of a tumultuous area of the world.”

Carlos Aguilar, The Playlist