Directed by Frieder Schlaich & Irene von Alberti
Three of legendary
writer Paul Bowles' greatest and strangest stories are presented in this winner of the
Critic's Prize (1995 Berlin Film Festival). Merkala Beach tells the story of two
young Moroccan men whose friendship is tested by the appearance of a beautiful temptress; Call
at Corazon joins a honeymooning couple as they travel the Amazon; Allal is a
supernatural, surreal exchange between a young orphan and a poisonous cobra. English
and Arabic with English subtitles.