Monthly Archives: July 2011

Review: Precious Life

Review: Precious Life

WITH the help of a prominent Israeli journalist, Precious Life documents the struggle of an Israeli pediatrician and a Palestinian mother to get treatment for her baby, who suffers from an incurable genetic disease. As Larissa Nicholson discovers, it’s a compelling slice of real life played out against the tragic backdrop of ongoing violence and grief, and each character’s profound biases.