United Arab Emirates

Benji

Benji

Benji
IMDb: 6.3
87 min

Two school kids strike up a friendship with an orphaned puppy named Benji. When danger befalls them and they end up kidnapped by robbers who are in over their heads, Benji and his scruffy sidekick come to the rescue.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Family
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
IMDb: 6.5
136 min

In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Interlude In Prague

Interlude In Prague

Interlude In Prague
IMDb: 6.0
103 min

The incredible tale of Mozart\'s Prague years.

Genre: Drama, Music
Blood, Sand and Gold

Blood, Sand and Gold

Blood, Sand and Gold
IMDb: 3.8
90 min

When an archaeologist discovers Sir Francis Drake\'s lost treasure in the Sahara Desert, it is promptly stolen and she sets off on a global quest to steal it back.

Genre: Action
The Forest of the Lost Souls

The Forest of the Lost Souls

The Forest of the Lost Souls
IMDb: 5.2
71 min

The Forest of the Lost Souls is a dense and remote forest, Portugal\'s most popular place for suicide. In a summer morning, two strangers meet within the woods.

Genre: Drama, Horror
The Worthy

The Worthy

The Worthy
IMDb: 5.2
95 min

A visually spectacular dystopian take on an Arab world torn apart by social disorder.

Genre: Action, Thriller
Bilal: A New Breed of Hero

Bilal: A New Breed of Hero

Bilal: A New Breed of Hero
IMDb: 7.9
105 min

A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change. Inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned his remembrance in time and history.

As I Open My Eyes

As I Open My Eyes

As I Open My Eyes
IMDb: 6.8
98 min

Tunis, summer 2010, a few months before the Revolution: Farah, 18 years old, has just graduated and her family already sees her as a future doctor. But she doesn\'t have the same idea. She sings in a political rock band, has a passion for life, gets drunk, discovers love and her city by night against the wishes of her mother Hayet, who knows Tunisia and its dangers all too well.

Genre: Drama
He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala
IMDb: 6.9
87 min

A look at the events leading up to the Taliban\'s attack on the young Pakistani school girl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out on girls\' education and the aftermath, including her speech to the United Nations.

A Most Violent Year

A Most Violent Year

A Most Violent Year
IMDb: 7.0
125 min

A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city\'s history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.

Genre: Best 2014
Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map
IMDb: 7.1
41 min

Jeff Dunham and his iconic creations, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Walter, Peanut, and Bubba J. have embarked on an unprecedented world tour that has Dunham touching five continents, logging almost 100,000 miles and starring in arenas where few American comedians have dared to perform. Tell the wrong joke in Singapore or United Arab Emirates and risk being handcuffed before you ever leave the stage. Bring Achmed the Dead Terrorist on stage in Malaysia after a government warning forbidding his presence, and you may begin an indefinite vacation in Kuala Lumpur. While Dunham collects and crafts pop culture references that can excite a local audience upon entering each country - Achmed on this trepidation of returning to the Middle East, Walter\'s (lack of) understanding of current race relations in South Africa, Bubba J. finding kindred spirits in Australia - Jeff shows that humor is truly universal. Most of the time.

Theeb

Theeb

Theeb
IMDb: 7.2
100 min

In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.

The Hundred-foot Journey

The Hundred-foot Journey

The Hundred-foot Journey
IMDb: 7.3
122 min

A story centered around an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant.

Genre: Best 2014
Desert Dancer

Desert Dancer

Desert Dancer
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

Inspirational true story of Iranian dancer Afshin Ghaffarian, who risked his life for his dream to become a dancer despite a nationwide dancing ban.

Lamma shoftak

Lamma shoftak

Lamma shoftak
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

Jordan, 1967: displaced to a refugee camp after the occupation of their West Bank village, an eleven-year old boy and his mother enact the emancipating dream that every refugee has imagined countless times, in Annemarie Jacir\'s passionate and moving follow-up to her prize-winning debut Salt of This Sea.

Genre: Drama
Djinn

Djinn

Djinn
IMDb: 4.4
85 min

Desperate to put the traumatic loss of their infant child behind them, newlywed couple Khalid and Salama return to their home in the United Arab Emirates. Unknown to the couple, their new luxury apartment block, Al Hamra, was built on the site of an old abandoned fishing village of the same name. Legend has it the village was abandoned after manevolant beings haunted its inhabitants. Unsettled by her new surroundings and the eerie hallways of Al Hamra, Khalid worries his wife is failing to battle her personal demons – but could it be something far more sinister?

Scrambled

Scrambled

Scrambled
IMDb: 6.0
10 min

A man awake late at night accidentally injures himself, only to find mysterious letters at his door in a series of increasingly bizarre events linked to a creepy urban legend that may actually be real. An atmospheric short film that gives birth to a terrifying new urban legend.

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Snitch

Snitch

Snitch
IMDb: 6.4
112 min

Construction company owner John Matthews learns that his estranged son, Jason, has been arrested for drug trafficking. Facing an unjust prison sentence for a first time offender courtesy of mandatory minimum sentence laws, Jason has nothing to offer for leniency in good conscience. Desperately, John convinces the DEA and the opportunistic DA Joanne Keeghan to let him go undercover to help make arrests big enough to free his son in return. With the unwitting help of an ex-con employee, John enters the narcotics underworld where every move could be his last in an operation that will demand all his resources, wits and courage to survive.

Baghdad Messi

Baghdad Messi

Baghdad Messi
IMDb: 7.3
19 min

Iraq, 2009. Little Hamoudi (10) is totally obsessed with football. Just as the rest of the world, he and his friends are eagerly looking forward to the Champions League finale FC Barcelona-Manchester United. The long awaited clash between Messi and Ronaldo. But then Hamoudi\'s television breaks down...

Genre: Drama, War
Promised Land

Promised Land

Promised Land
IMDb: 6.6
106 min

A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.

Wadjda

Wadjda

Wadjda
IMDb: 7.5
98 min

Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and always pushing the boundaries of what she can get away with. After a fight with her friend Abdullah, a neighborhood boy she shouldn\'t be playing with, Wadjda sees a beautiful green bicycle for sale. She wants the bicycle desperately so that she can beat Abdullah in a race. But Wadjda\'s mother won\'t allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl\'s virtue. So Wadjda decides to try and raise the money herself...

Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance

Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance

Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance
IMDb: 4.3
95 min

When the devil resurfaces with aims to take over the world in human form, Johnny Blaze reluctantly comes out of hiding to transform into the flame-spewing supernatural hero Ghost Rider -- and rescue a 10-year-old boy from an unsavory end.

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol

Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol
IMDb: 7.4
133 min

Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion causing severe destruction to the Kremlin and the IMF to be implicated in the bombing, forcing the President to disavow them. No longer being aided by the government, Ethan and his team chase Hendricks around the globe, although they might still be too late to stop a disaster.

Genre: Best 2011
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
IMDb: 7.2
124 min

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose in their old age.

Contagion

Contagion

Contagion
IMDb: 6.7
106 min

As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.

The Help

The Help

The Help
IMDb: 8.1
146 min

Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family\'s struggles with money and her desperate need for jobs; and Eugenia \"Skeeter\" Phelan is a young white woman who has recently moved back home after graduating college to find out her childhood maid has mysteriously disappeared. These three stories intertwine to explain how life in Jackson, Mississippi revolves around \"the help\"; yet they are always kept at a certain distance because of racial lines.

Genre: Best 2011
The Price of Sex

The Price of Sex

The Price of Sex
IMDb: 7.4
73 min

The Price of Sex is a documentary about young Eastern European women who’ve been drawn into a netherworld of sex trafficking and abuse. Intimate, harrowing and revealing, it is a story told by the young women who were supposed to be silenced by shame, fear and violence. Photojournalist Mimi Chakarova, who grew up in Bulgaria, takes us on a personal investigative journey, exposing the shadowy world of sex trafficking from Eastern Europe to the Middle East and Western Europe. Filming undercover and gaining extraordinary access, Chakarova illuminates how even though some women escape to tell their stories, sex trafficking thrives.

Genre: Documentary
Dam999

Dam999

Dam999
IMDb: 3.4
110 min

After many years two mariners return to homeland with the hope of a new beginning, little did they know about a disaster that would change their destiny.

The Beaver

The Beaver

The Beaver
IMDb: 6.6
91 min

Suffering from a severe case of depression, toy company CEO Walter Black (Mel Gibson) begins using a beaver hand puppet to help him open up to his family. With his father seemingly going insane, adolescent son Porter (Anton Yelchin) pushes for his parents to get a divorce. Jodie Foster directs and co-stars as Walter\'s wife in this dark comedy that also features Riley Thomas Stewart and Jennifer Lawrence.

The Way Back

The Way Back

The Way Back
IMDb: 7.3
133 min

Peter Weir\'s follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man\'s struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film details their perilous & uncertain journey to freedom, as they cross deserts, mountains, & several nations.

Genre: Best 2010
Fair Game

Fair Game

Fair Game
IMDb: 6.8
108 min

Wife and mother Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts) has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson (Sean Penn), writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the sale of enriched uranium to Iraq, Then Valerie\'s secret work and identity is leaked to the press. With her cover blown and other people endangered, Valerie\'s career and personal life begin to unravel.

Furry Vengeance

Furry Vengeance

Furry Vengeance
IMDb: 3.8
92 min

When real estate developer Dan Sanders finalizes plans to level a swath of pristine Oregon forest to make way for a soulless housing subdivision, a band of woodland creatures rises up to throw a monkey wrench into the greedy scheme. Just how much mischief from the furry critters can the businessman take before he calls it quits?

Genre: Comedy, Family
Shorts

Shorts

Shorts
IMDb: 4.7
89 min

A young boy\'s discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it.