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.
17 March 2012 | napierslogs
8 | Brings humour and faith to science, politics and romantic comedies
A rich sheik has decided that he would like to bring the faith and sport of fly-fishing to Yemen. British fisheries ...
Ewan McGregor had to learn the art of fly fishing for his role as Dr. Alfred Jones.
Dr. Alfred Jones:
There was a moment when I had everything, but... Well, now I don't know what to do.
Sheikh Muhammed: When the time comes, you will know.
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)
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