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1,303 Ratings

Paradise Now

Directed by Hany Abu-Assad
Palestinian Territory, France, 2005
Crime, Drama


Palestinian childhood friends Said and Khaled are recruited for suicide attacks in Tel Aviv. It focuses on what would be their last days together.

Paradise Now Directed by Hany Abu-Assad

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2005 | 4 wins including: Amnesty International Film Prize

Academy Awards

2006 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film of the Year

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

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