Sabah


Set amongst the Syrian immigrant population in Canada, this film takes a look at the problems created when a 40 year old Moslem woman, never married, falls for a divorced Canadian carpenter. Her efforts to conceal the romance from her family eventually fail, and all concerned are forced to deal with the reality of the situation.

89 minutes.
Parental Guidance.
Comedy, Drama, Romance, On the art circuit


Credits

Cast
Arsinée Khanjian, Shawn Doyle, Fadia Nadda, Jeff Seymour, Kathryn Winslow, David Alpay
Director
Ruba Nadda
ScreenplayRuba Nadda
CinematographyLuc Montpellier
EditingTeresa Hannigan
Sound formatsDolby Digital
Made in2005

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageVery infrequent, once strong
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
CommentsNone
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Yazeed Kamaldien
10
Die Burger
Gabriël Botma
10
Mail & Guardian
Shaun de Waal
12
The Citizen
Sabrina Dean
13
Sunday Times
Barry Ronge
10
eye Weekly
Jason Anderson
13

What the People say

Internet
247 Netizens
13

Average .. 58%

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