Rick’s Café celebrates its 20th anniversary

Shadows and Stars: The Classic Era of Bogart and Bergman Film Festival

Step into a time machine with us and be transported back to the Golden Age of Hollywood—a time when Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman lit up the silver screen with their unforgettable performances. "Shadows and Stars" is a film festival dedicated to celebrating the classic era of these two iconic figures.

Over the course of three enchanting evenings, we invite you to dust off your fedoras or don your fur coats and join us at the historic Rif Theatre in Casablanca for exclusive screenings of select classics.

Each screening will be accompanied by insightful commentary from cinephiles, complemented by a selection of drinks and hors d'oeuvres, making for a truly immersive experience.


When: April 19, 20, 21, 2024
Time: 18:00
Where: The Rif Theatre, 10 Avenue des Forces Armées Royales, Casablanca

Film Schedule and Descriptions:

April 19:
Key Largo: A gripping tale of a war veteran who finds himself confronting a mobster in a hotel during a tropical storm.
Intermezzo: A heart-wrenching story of a violin virtuoso caught in a passionate love affair with his daughter’s piano instructor.

April 20:
Casablanca: The timeless classic set against the backdrop of World War II, featuring the unforgettable love triangle between Rick Blaine, Ilsa Lund, and Victor Laszlo.
The Maltese Falcon: A film noir masterpiece about a private detective, Sam Spade, who gets entangled in a hunt for a priceless statuette.

April 21:
The Big Sleep: Follow private detective Philip Marlowe as he navigates a complex web of deceit, corruption, and murder.
Spellbound: A 1945 psychological thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock, featuring Ingrid Bergman as a psychoanalyst who unravels the mystery of her amnesiac lover’s false identity.