This is high melodrama with long-suffering, noble women and harsh, evil men. The actors are highly variable and the cinematigraphy isn’t very exciting, but somehow it still works. It’s fascinatingly odd in parts and rather gripping.
And it’s funny, too, in-between the drama.
A Bahraini Tale. Bassam Al-Thawadi. 2006. Bahrain.
M E Cafe Latte Cocktail
- 3 whole cardamom seeds
- 45 ml dark rum
- 45 ml Madeira
- 5 ml simple syrup
- 1 whole egg
Muddle the cardamom seeds in a shaker. Add the remaining ingredients and shake. Add ice, shake more, and double strain into a tulip glass. Garnish with some cardamom seeds.