This fact-based story of an Olympics-laureled Israeli basketball coach and WWII refugee's decision to work with Germany's low-ranked team feels uninspired and formulaic in its approach to serious…
Eran Riklis is attached to direct "Dancing Arabs," an adaptation of Sayed Kashua's bestseller.
An unmotivated guy flunking out of college finds his political voice in Sameh Zoabi's uneven yet generally appealing debut, "Man Without a Cell Phone."
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A considerable letdown from Eran Riklis' "The Syrian Bride" and "Lemon Tree."
IFC has acquired domestic rights to Israeli filmmaker Eran Riklis' drama "Lemon Tree."
A multifaceted drama straddling the Palestinian-Israeli chasm that's marbled with irony, generosity, anger and pure crowd-pleasing optimism.