Rising Israeli Arab TV Star No Longer Forced to Worry About Humiliating Airport Security Checks

Israeli cinema and television have provided Palestinian actress Samar Qupty with a showcase for her talent and enabled her to make small inroads against bigotry — even among the occasional Ben-Gurion airport security worker.

Last July, Arab actress Samar Qupty was on her way to Bogota, Colombia for the premiere of the movie “Junction 48” in which she...