Lemon Tree: Quiet Sadness and Rage in an Israeli-Palestine Film

Like the Lebanese  film Caramel, Lemon Tree makes an illusion to the idea that life is, well, like food: in this case, like a lemon, life is both sweet and sour. Lemon Tree is a remarkable movie in that, as the lawyer Ziad says (and in contrast to The Syrian Bride) “life does not always have a Hollywood ending.” Lemon … More Lemon Tree: Quiet Sadness and Rage in an Israeli-Palestine Film