Her boyfriend is resisting her proposal, which is to have sex. They’re dated for two years, and she’s ready to take the next step.
Mai’s ideas are radical. At first, he thinks she’s kidding, but soon it becomes clear that the woman knows exactly what she wants.
5 pm tomorrow. Headscarf on. Eyes closed. 50 roses on the bed.
Roses with thorns.
She’s taking the first step. Is he ready to join her?
‘Café Regular, Cairo’ screened at over 40 international film festivals and won 12 awards including the FIPRESCI Critics Prize at the International Film Festival of Oberhausen and Special Mentions at Tribeca Intl Film Festival and Chicago International Film Festival.
More of the director’s works here.