The Sheik and I
Release Date: December 7th, 2012
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 44 min.
An American filmmaker is hired to make a film for a Middle East Biennial celebration and his movie is banned for blasphemy.
Director: Caveh Zahedi
This meta-theatrical attempt at creating a comically subversive film is far too self-indulgent to provide insight into its important themes. show more
The film is ultimately more concerned with Caveh Zahedi's attempts to pursue a variety of dull passing fancies than with any larger agenda. show more
The Sheik and I is funny and visually inventive, which leavens its often bleak vision of the state of freedom in the some parts of the world. show more