Hm… I can’t see the pixels on that map…
There’s lots of stuff here to like. The courtship scenes are really sweet, lots of amusing and real-sounding dialogue, some of the actors are good, and all the parkour is invigorating. But. Everything is so damn obvious. I was shouting at the screen when the al-Aqsa Brigade guy sat down with Our Hero “HE”S AN AGENT! DON”T SAY ANYTHING!”
And so it goes.
But great plot twist at the end!
Omar. Hany Abu-Assad. 2013. Palestine.
- 1 part sugar
- 2 parts lemon juice
- 2 parts rum
- 2 parts water
- plenty of mint leaves
- ice cubes
- 1 drop of orange blossom water
Run through a blender and pour into a glass. Garnish with mint leaves.
This isn’t really a Palestinian cocktail. I googled and googled and googled but found nothing.
But this it apparently a real Palestinian soft drink. I just dumped some rum into it since it seemed vaguely mojitoish.
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