The Blue Caftan

Friday, April 7, 2023
7:00 pm–9:15 pm
Harry and Mildred Remis Auditorium (Auditorium 161)
Ticket Required

Directed by Maryam Touzani (France, Morocco, Belgium, Denmark, 2022, 122 min.). Arabic with English subtitles.

From director Maryam Touzani (Adam) comes a lush drama about husband and wife Halim and Mina, who run a traditional caftan store in one of Morocco’s oldest medinas. In order to keep up with their demanding customers, they hire Youssef, a talented apprentice who shows an utmost dedication to learning the art of embroidery and tailoring from Halim. Slowly Mina realizes how much her husband is moved by the presence of the young man.

Watch the trailer.

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Wheelchair accessible

With English subtitles

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