BAHRAIN CINEMA CLUB – Wednesday, 7pm, Juffair
Film: First The Blue Caftan
Director: Maryam Touzani
Duration: Two hours and two minutes
Cast: Lubna Azabal, Saleh Bakri and Ayoub Missioui
Plot: Halim is one of the few enduring maalems, or master tailors, in one of Morocco’s oldest quarters. Along with his wife Mina, they run a traditional caftan store and service a demanding clientele. When the talented and handsome Youssef is hired as an apprentice, the young man’s presence has an effect on the couple which forces them to reconsider the future of their relationship.
For details, call Huda Tabbara on 39682323.