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Letterboxd 50: Highest Rated Arab Feature Films

50 films

Letterboxd's Top 50 Arab movies, based on the average weighted rating of all Letterboxd users. In order to get a…

  • West Beirut
  • Salt of This Sea
  • Omar
  • The Unknown Saint
  • Alexandria… Why?

Netflix Presents: Celebrating Arabic Cinema

61 films

Celebrating the Breadth and Beauty of Arab Cinema

Each year, the entertainment community and cinephiles around the world turn their…

  • Papicha
  • Caramel
  • The Silences of the Palace
  • Wadjda
  • Salt of This Sea

Over 100 Narrative Feature Films by Arab Women

103 films

In honor of the last day of #WomensHistoryMonth!

A note: there are a few directors here of Amazigh descent, and…

  • Amira
  • 200 Meters
  • Our River... Our Sky
  • The Scarecrows
  • As I Want

#AFF2021: The 25th Arab Film Festival

46 films

The Nation’s Oldest and Largest Festival of Arab Films. November 18-24, In-Person and Virtual. NOTE: Not all films playing at…

  • The Prophet
  • The Rabbi's Cat
  • Waves '98
  • The Tower
  • Half a Life
  • Breaking Fast
  • Miguel's War
  • Oriented
  • 3 Centimetres
  • Faraway

Queer Arab Films

51 films

Happy #PrideMonth! Features, documentaries and shorts showcasing queer life in the Arab world and its diaspora 🏳️‍🌈

Check out our…

  • The Unknown Saint
  • Between Heaven and Earth
  • You Will Die at Twenty
  • 1982
  • 10 Days Before the Wedding

Arab Film Fest Collab 2020

65 films

(A few films are missing as they are not in this database)

In response to the pandemic in 2020, the…

  • Lemon Tree
  • Paradise Now
  • Gaza Mon Amour
  • Omar
  • The Time That Remains

Cinema of Palestine

55 films

Discover feature films, documentaries and shorts on Palestinian life and history.

  • Madayen
  • Warda
  • Djinn
  • Dachra
  • The Blue Elephant Part 2
  • A New Day in Old Sana'a
  • Karama Has No Walls
  • Forgotten Island
  • From Gulf to Gulf to Gulf
  • The Mulberry House

Yemeni Cinema

15 films

Check notes for link/where to watch (if available)

  • 10 Days Before the Wedding
  • Advocate
  • The Roundup
  • Ambience
  • Divine Wind

23rd Arab Film Festival #AFF2019

35 films

The Nation’s Oldest and Largest Festival of Arab Films

The flagship event of the Arab Film and Media Institute, the…

  • Heaven Without People
  • Fatmah
  • Ghost Hunting
  • The Reports on Sarah and Saleem
  • From Under the Rubble

22nd Arab Film Festival #AFF2018

28 films

The Nation’s Oldest and Largest Festival of Arab Films

The flagship event of the Arab Film and Media Institute, the…