Screened this Film at SAE in the presence of the crew: Nasrdin Dchar, Julius Ponten, Victor Ponten and Jim Taihuttu.
Rabat via RFC Newsletter
Nadir’s father, who lives in the Netherlands, has given his old taxi cab to a friend in Morocco, and it is Nadir’s job to bring the cab to Rabat. Nadir’s two friends, Abdel and Zakaria decide to join him on his road trip and as it happens the trip gives them an opportunity to discuss their friendship. They also share their ideas about the future. Part of their plans is a business they intend to start together. The road trip offers the friends new insights, new encounters and new discoveries through the people they meet and the difficulties they face. The real reason behind Nadir’s trip to Rabat puts their friendship under pressure.
In 2011, the film won the Golden Award at the Netherlands Film Festival and was nominated for the Best Film Award and Best Script Award