Ajami (2009)

Director
Yaron Shani; Scandar Copti

Main cast
Fouad Habash; Nisrine Rihan; Elias Saba; Youssef Sahwani; Abu George Shibli

Genres
Crime, Drama

Description
Ajami is an area of Tel Aviv in Israel where Arabs, Palestinians, Jews and Christians live together in a tense atmosphere. Omar, an Israeli Arab, struggles to save his family from a gang of extortionists. He also courts a beautiful Christian girl: Hadir. Malek, an illegal Palestinian worker, tries to collect enough money to pay for his mother's operation. Dando, an Israeli cop, does his utmost to find his missing brother who may have been killed by Palestinians.


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