Mayor

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    89 mins
  • Release Date
    2020
  • Countries
    United States, United Kingdom
  • Languages
    English, Arabic

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Rich with detailed observation and a surprising amount of humor, MAYOR offers a portrait of dignity amidst the madness and absurdity of endless occupation while posing a question: how do you run a city when you don't have a country? Rated 100% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, the Hollywood Reporter raves, "Impressive. Engrossing. MAYOR is a study in politics both micro and macro, showing what happens when the two come fatefully crashing together."
DIRECTED BY:
David Osit
CAST INCLUDES:
Musa Hadid

SYNOPSIS

MAYOR is a real-life political saga following Musa Hadid, the Christian mayor of Ramallah, during his second term in office. His immediate goals: repave the sidewalks, attract more tourism, and plan the city’s Christmas celebrations. His ultimate mission: to end the occupation of Palestine. 

Mayor

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    89 mins
  • Release Date
    2020
  • Countries
    United States, United Kingdom
  • Languages
    English, Arabic
DIRECTED BY
David Osit
CAST INCLUDES
Musa Hadid
Rich with detailed observation and a surprising amount of humor, MAYOR offers a portrait of dignity amidst the madness and absurdity of endless occupation while posing a question: how do you run a city when you don't have a country? Rated 100% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, the Hollywood Reporter raves, "Impressive. Engrossing. MAYOR is a study in politics both micro and macro, showing what happens when the two come fatefully crashing together."

MAYOR is a real-life political saga following Musa Hadid, the Christian mayor of Ramallah, during his second term in office. His immediate goals: repave the sidewalks, attract more tourism, and plan the city’s Christmas celebrations. His ultimate mission: to end the occupation of Palestine. 

EXCLUSIVE CONTENT

Q&A with MAYOR Director David Osit & Director Steve James