BAB’AZIZ (Nacer Khemir, 2005)

There are as many paths to God as there are souls on Earth. — old Sufi proverb Father Aziz: The Prince Who Contemplated His Soul completes the “desert trilogy” that Tunisian-born writer-director Nacer Khemir launched with the insufferably inert Wanderers of the Desert (Al-Haymun, 1984). Bab’Aziz is livelier, more emotionally engaging. It revolves around the […]