Two men of faith, one a traveling Christian preacher, the other the ruler of a Muslim Empire, bucked a century of war, distrust, and insidious propaganda in a search for mutual respect and common ground. It is the story of Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt, and their meeting on a bloody battlefield during the period of Christian- Muslim conflict known as the Crusades.
Did You Know?
In February 2017, 'The Sultan and the Saint' was awarded as Best Film on Religion in Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, in India. See more
Assuming this movie story is based on the book "The Saint and the Sultan" (same story) why was the name changed to The Sultan and the Saint? See more