Release Date: 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
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
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
This meta-theatrical attempt at creating a comically subversive film is far too self-indulgent to provide insight into its important themes. show more