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Review: Palestinians, Israelis and different takes on justice in PBS’ ‘The Judge’ and AMC’s ‘The Little Drummer Girl’

In one of the sweetest scenes in the film, Faqih visits her parents, a humble couple who put their 12 children through college. Standing outside their goat pen with Faqih, her father extols his daughter’s success. The usually formidable judge blushes. “One day, she’ll take President Abbas’ place,” he brags. She laughs, “I don’t want that job.”