Monsieur Ibrahim

Monsieur Ibrahim
Genre:
Comedy, Drama | Director: Fran├žois Dupeyron | Language: French, English Subtitles | Length: 95 minutes | Country: France | Year: 2003 | Rating: R

Screen legend Omar Sharif is Monsieur Ibrahim, an elderly Turkish Muslim man who owns a grocery store in a shabby, working-class section of Paris. His life takes on new meaning when he befriends Momo, a lonely teenage boy (Pierre Boulanger). In Ibrahim, Momo finds the father he never had, a patient man infused with kindness and wisdom that he freely shares. And Momo awakens within Ibrahim a taste for grand adventure, which takes them on a journey that will forever change their lives. Written and directed by Francois Dupeyron, based on the novel by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt.