Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
A Muslim nobleman (Adam Bakri) and a Christian princess (Maria Valverde) fall in love in Azerbaijan on the eve of World War I, but cultural differences threaten to tear them apart. Mandy Patinkin and Connie Nielsen co-star. Directed by Asif Kapadia (Senna, Amy), Ali and Nino made its world premiere at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
Azerbaijan, Christianity, love, Muslim, religion, Romeo-and-Juliet, war