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Hany Abu-Assad on Palestinian Thriller ‘Huda’s Salon’ and Using Anger to Make “Art With Meaning”

Hany Abu Assad — the two-time Oscar nominee behind Paradise Now and Omar — didn’t intend to make another Palestinian movie. But a query from his producer wife sparked an idea, an idea which…

‘Huda’s Salon’: Film Review | TIFF 2021

In Palestinian director Hany Abu-Assad's political thriller, a routine hair appointment turns into a nightmare situation.

Berlin: Two-Time Oscar Nominee Hany Abu-Assad Preps Palestinian Thriller ‘Huda’s Salon’

Two-time Oscar nominee Hany Abu-Assad is plotting his next feature, the Palestinian thriller 'Huda's Salon,' with sales launching in Berlin.

Egyptian Director Amr Salama Developing Anti-‘American Sniper’ Film (Exclusive)

'Iraqi Sniper' — being produced by two-time Oscar nominee Hany Abu-Assad — will be an antiwar response to Clint Eastwood's 2014 hit, telling the story behind the chief foe of Bradley Cooper's…

TIFF: Adopt Acquires Hany Abu-Assad’s ‘The Idol’ for U.S.

The Gaza biopic about 'Arab Idol' winner Mohammed Assaf debuted at the Toronto Film Festival.

‘The Idol’ (Ya Tayr el Tayer’): TIFF Review

Director Hany Abu-Assad ('Paradise Now,' 'Omar') recounts the true-life underdog story of 'Arab Idol' winner Mohammed Assaf.

TIFF: Gaza Biopic ‘The Idol’ Offers Unlikely Uplift

Director Hany Abu-Assad turns dismay into delight with his Toronto festival biopic about a singer from a refugee camp who won the 'Arab Idol' competition.

Rosamund Pike in Talks to Star Opposite Christian Bale in ‘The Deep Blue Good-by’

James Mangold is directing Fox's adaptation of the John D. MacDonald book.

Israel Rules That Director Must Return State Funding for Film Presented as Palestinian

Suha Arraf received $150,000 from the economy ministry to make 'Villa Touma'

Lee Daniels to Head Dubai Film Festival Jury

The festival is due to run Dec. 10-17