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You can write a whole fiction, and you’re talking to people who have gone through that, in real life. But the truth of it is that when you’re talking to those people, you don’t care about your movie anymore. You just want to hear about what they have gone through. You want all of the details. It’s amazing.
So much of what we see and hear about the Middle East focuses on what we call politics, which is essentially ideology. But when it comes to the Middle East, and especially the Arab world, simply depicting people as human beings is the most political thing you can do. And that’s why I chose to write about food: food is inherently political, but it’s also an essential part of people’s real lives. It’s where the public and private spheres connect.