films – Cinema Akil

Humaid Alsuwaidi
UAE | N/A | 108 min | Drama | Arabic

A cynical divorced man tries to reconcile with his 12 year old aloof boy. After giving up a career in museum management to attend to his ailing father, Ahmed spends his days managing the family’s dying perfume business. This sacrifice and his divorce have made him quite cynical of human nature and this manifests itself in his relationship with his 12 year old aloof boy, Abdulrahman. They don’t see eye to eye. It’s like they speak different languages. Ahmed’s ex-wife suddenly files to negate his visitation rights on the grounds that she doesn’t want her son to be exposed to a dying grandfather…