Caramel

Caramel
Caramel

Year

2007

Duration

95 minutes

Genres

Comedy

Language

Arabic (English subtitles)

Member rating

37 Reviews

Members rating breakdown
5 Star
4
4 Star
12
3 Star
9
2 Star
6
1 Star
6
View all reviews

Leader rating

This film has not been rated by a club leader yet. Be the first to rate this film.

Start an Into Film Club or Log in to rate this film

Synopsis

Even in times of crisis, ordinary people still have to get on with their lives - that's the message of this sharp-witted film from the Middle Eastern country of Lebanon. Telling the story of five Lebanese women whose lives overlap with each other's in often surprising ways. Director Nadine Labaki herself stars as Layale - a worker in the Beirut beauty salon that brings the women together. Despite being set in a place that has long been beset by violence and war, Caramel is not a film about politics but won widespread acclaim at film festivals around the world for its realism and originality.

To order this film you need to be logged in as a club leader.

What is an Into Film Club?

To order this film you need to be logged in as a club leader

Log In or Start a Club

PG Classification

Contains mild sex references, language and one drug reference.

Find out more on the BBFC website

Rate this film

Club Leaders can rate films! Help other club leaders decide if this film is suitable for use in their film club by giving it a rating.


Reviews (37)

Members rating

Sort reviews by

Back to top Load more

Viewing 0 of 0 Reviews found.

Anson Road Into Film Club

Into Film Clubs

Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.

Coleg Sir Gar Into Film Club (Do I Need a Licence header)

Do I Need a Licence?

Information on which licences you need to show films in your education setting.

How Do Into Film Clubs Work? header

How do Into Film Clubs work?

Find out more about what's involved in running your very own Into Film Club.

Into Film CPD Training (Bolton)

Training

Learn to use film to raise literacy attainment and engage students.

What our educators say

"It really is a chance for us to open children's minds to the power of film not just as a vehicle for entertainment but also as a way in to understanding their own world and the worlds of people whose lives are very different."

- Marlon Perkins, Teacher, Whitstable and Seasalter Endowed CofE Junior School, Kent