For Walid, a taxi driver in Damascus, the only place he can steal a private kiss with his love, Suhair, is in his car. When Suhair is invited by her friend to visit Tehran, she and Walid together board a train from the Syrian capital to Tehran. As they follow the stunning scenery captured beautifully on film, Walid and Suhair finally have an opportunity to get to know each other outside of his taxi.
Dir. Meyar Al Roumi, Syria/UAE/Germany/France/Egypt 2012, 73 mins
Followed by Q&A with director Meyar Al Roumi and lead actor Ammar Haj Ahmad, led by Brian Whitaker, journalist and former Middle East editor of the Guardian.