The Flicks

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 Omar (British-Egyptian actor Amir El-Masryis a promising young musician, who once earned a living playing the Oud. Separated from his Syrian family, he is stuck on a remote Scottish island in the Hebrides (ironically the Gaelic name means Island of Strangers), awaiting the outcome of his asylum request. His companions are his encouraging Afghani roommate and Freddie Mercury obsessive Farhad (Vikash Bhai) and Nigerian brothers (Kwabena Ansah) and (Ola Orebiyi), who debate old Friends plotlines in the home they all share. Ben Sharrock is the writer-director. NR

5 stars. “…a sublime tale of dislocation.” Time Out

Running Time: 103 Minutes 

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