PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.
20 January 2013 | Dan Franzen (dfranzen70)
7 | A gentle movie about faiths of different stripes
A British fisheries expert is presented with a offer from a Yemenese sheikh to bring the sport of fly fishing to the ...
The khanjar or jambiyya (the curved daggers carried in the belt by many of the Yemenis in the movie) are the Omani style; typically in Yemen the sheath is much narrower and highly curved at the tip. Also, normally they are only worn at formal ... ...
Dr. Alfred Jones:
When things get tricky in my life, I talk to my fish.
The sheik's aircraft carries a Morocco tail id (CN) rather then the expected Yemen country code (7O).
English, Arabic, Mandarin
$225,894 (USA) (9 March 2012)
$9,025,107 (USA) (1 June 2012)