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The Sultan of the City

Le sultan de la Médina

Directed by Moncef Dhouib
Tunisia, 1992


Young Ramla is brought to town by her parents to marry her cousin Bab to whom she has been betrothed since she was a child. The cousin in question being in prison, his mother Rabha, who manages her household as a true matron, decides to confine the young woman to her room pending the wedding.

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The Sultan of the City Directed by Moncef Dhouib

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