Boasting flawless acting performances from its principal cast, this warm and moving slice of cinema follows the lives of an older couple who have their established routine upended when a dashing new apprentice starts at the shop where the husband tailors delicately hand-crafted caftans.

The Blue Caftan makes bold advances in terms of subject matter but remains restrained and culturally sensitive while reconstructing the boundaries of love, family, honor and commitment.

This film is in Arabic with English subtitles.

a film of exquisite sensuality and sadness
The Hollywood Reporter


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This film is distributed by New Wave Films

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