François Dupeyron – Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran AKA Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)


n a street called Blue in a very poor neighborhood in Paris, Monsieur Ibrahim (Omar Shariff) is an old Muslin Turkish owner of a small market. He becomes friend of the teenager Jewish Moises, tenderly nicknamed Momo (Pierre Boulanger), who lives with his father in a small apartment on the other side of the street. Monsieur Ibrahim gives paternal love and teaches the knowledge of the Koran to the boy, receiving in return love and respect.

Golden Globe Nominations (2003):
Best Foreign-Language Film
Other Awards:
César Awards—Best Actor: Omar Sharif
Venice Film Festival—Best Actor: Omar Sharif


Language(s):French – Dual audio, includes commentary (English) by Omar Sharif
Subtitles:English, German, Spanish, Czech, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish srt English sub/idx

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