| Comedy, Drama, Romance
ARRANGED centers on the friendship between an Orthodox Jewish woman and a Muslim woman who meet as first-year teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. Over the course of the year they learn...See full summary »
The film was shot in 17 days, during a heat wave where temps in New York hit 115 degrees.
We're forced to handle the challenges of ESL. Different cultural traditions, everything they enter the classroom with, serious family dysfunctions. Basically our schools, New York city schools, are one big experiment, one big laboratory in this ...
In the scene where Nasira is applying henna to Rochel's hands, Rochel realizes she is late to pick up her brother and picks up a white pillow with her freshly hennaed palm, but leaves no mark.
English, Arabic, Hebrew, Spanish
$5,560 (USA) (14 December 2007)
$16,506 (USA) (28 December 2007)