Satin Rouge

  • 2002
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Romance

Vividly photographed in shimmering colors and driven by a propulsive score, writer-director Raja Amari's feature debut, about a lonely, proper widow who gets in touch with her inner belly dancer, has been described as a Tunisian variation on the overwrought melodramas of Douglas Sirk. Since the death of her husband, seamstress Lilia (Hiam Abbass) has...read more