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Film Review: Lemon Tree

This Week's Film: Lemon Tree
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

A lemon grove that lies on the border between Israel and the West Bank is the focus of this film, in which Salma Zidane, a Palestinian widow, must defend her family legacy against the destructive edict of Israeli security forces who believe that the thick foliage of the orchard poses a potential threat to the safety of her next-door neighbor, Defense Minister Israel Navon.

Here is a link to my Film Review on ThingsAsian.