The film is too schematic by half and overflows with one-dimensional characters. full review
From the wince-inducing title onwards, the script is laughably bad, especially when it attempts seriousnes. full review
Buildings and their interiors fare a lot better in this sumptuously lensed and set-designed film. That's because they don't have to talk or act. full review
Plugging the same two actresses into different Sapphic scenarios may be a valid filmmaking strategy but it can be an extremely boring one.
Hw do they tell their boyfriends and parents that they're gay? Conventionally, that's how. full review
Although she has made two films in rapid succession, Sarif shows no discernible aptitude for her new medium. full review
The comedic touches are well wrought, but there's a lot of plodding, earnest discussion about Palestine and Israel, when the focus should be on the Lebanese. Sorry -- the lesbians. full review
In exploring the eternal conflict between love and duty in a fresh, provocative way, Sarif demonstrates that she is a filmmaker of exceptional promise. full review