With the help of a prominent Israeli journalist, Precious Life chronicles the struggle of an Israeli pediatrician and a Palestinian mother to get treatment for her baby, who suffers from an incurable genetic disease. Each must face their most profound biases as they inch towards a possible friendship in an impossible reality. —TIFF
A moving doc about a Palestinian boy whose life depends on an operation in an Israeli hospital. Takes a complex look at Arab/Jewish relations using this family's struggle as a microcosm and ray of hope. It's touching without being cloying, and surprisingly emotionally complex.