Dancing on the Edge Urgent artistic dialogues with the middle east



West Bank Story

Ari Sandel

A musical comedy set in the fast-paced, fast-food world of competing falafel stands on the West Bank. David, an Iraeli soldier, falls in love with the beautiful Palestinian cashier, Fatima; a  forbidden love. Can the couple’s love withstand a 2000-year-old conflict? This year, West Bank Story won an Oscar for the best Short Film. Directed by: Ari Sandel.