I will say it again: One of the best films you will see this year is Cairo Time. Directed by Arab-Canadian Ruba Nadda, the movie is about an American woman who visits Cairo, meets an Arab man, and falls in love with the city. And the man falls in love with the dreamy way she falls in love with the city that he loves. Very early in the movie, the American woman wakes up in her hotel room. She has just completed her first night in the city, and the light of dawn is filling the sky. She climbs out of bed, walks onto the balcony, and bathes in the view of the great city and the great river. Life has much of its meaning in moments like this. (See Movie Times: thestranger.com/film)

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