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The Near East

El próximo oriente

Directed by Fernando Colomo
Spain, 2006
Comedy

Synopsis

When his reckless brother, Abel, refuses to man up and take responsibility for getting young Muslim beauty Aisha pregnant, bashful Spanish butcher Cain agrees to marry the girl and act as the child’s father.

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The Near East Directed by Fernando Colomo

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

2007 | 2 nominations including: Best New Actor