films – Cinema Akil

David Osit
| PG | 89 mins | Documentary | Arabic, English

MAYOR follows Musa Hadid, the Christian mayor of Ramallah, during his second term in office, Determined to make the city a beautiful and dignified place to live, his  immediate goals are to repave the sidewalks, attract more tourism, and plan the city’s Christmas celebrations. Rich with detailed observation and a surprising amount of humor, MAYOR offers a portrait of dignity amidst madness and absurdity.