Hany Abu-Assad

Hany Abu-Assad – Omar (2013)

A young Palestinian freedom fighter agrees to work as an informant after he’s tricked into an admission of guilt by association in the wake of an Israeli soldier’s killing. Read More »

Hany Abu-Assad – Paradise Now (2005)

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv. Read More »

Hany Abu-Assad – Paradise Now (2005) (HD)

Paradise Now (Arabic: الجنّة الآن‎) is a 2005 film directed by Hany Abu-Assad about two Palestinian men preparing for a suicide attack in Israel. It won a Golden Globe for best foreign language film and was nominated for an Academy Award in the same category.

“The film is an artistic point of view of that political issue,” Abu-Assad said. “The politicians want to see it as black and white, good and evil, and art wants to see it as a human thing.” Read More »