Amazing films from the Middle East. Iran, Kurdistan, Turkey, Syria, Iraq, and beyond.
Filmmaker Saman Hosseinpuor's makes a powerful statement in this film about what is important in life, and how we as adults can lose site of this.
An unconventional love story set in Cairo.
The refugee crisis in Syria has had devastating effects on people of all walks of life. But it doesn't change their humanity.
An unprecedented, surprising and candid look inside one of Tehran's Religious Schools
From Turkey, a story about 3 boys who dream of playing professional soccer some day.
Two men go out fishing and their lives are forever changed.
A superhero is betrayed while trying to stop oppression, discrimination & systematic discrimination
A reluctant killer (played by Persian hunk
Arshia Zeinali), can't seem to stop killing. Beautifully shot and filmed, another one of many great films coming out of Iran.
A scenic tour of Iran by air along with dazzling footage of it's historic places and people.
Four woman try to plead for their husbands' release after they are arrested for drug possession
Wonderful animated film about the dangers of global warming.
A man who lives alone on his island, is forced to flee as his island becomes submerged. Is there any place safe?
A photographer goes on a journey to find an early Christian church in Iran
A standoff between the inhabitants of a refugee camp and the soldiers on the other side takes an interesting turn when a ball goes astray.
Theatrical vignettes from Tehran