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Movie Pick: The Secret of the Grain

Movie Pick: The Secret of the Grain

A family dinner with matriarch Souad (Bouraouïa Marzouk) at the helm

Looking for a holiday movie? Abdel Kechiche’s Tunisian-French family drama includes one hysterical tirade so annoying it will have you running to the bosom of your own family, no mater how dysfunctional.

There you can discuss how the ten minutes it takes to prepare couscous can turn into an emergency around which this story pivots.

But still, recommended.

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