About Elly (2009)
A matchmaking trip to the coast leads to tragedy.
Arab Blues (2019)
A Parisian psychoanalyst tries to set up a practice in a post-Arab Spring Tunis.
Body Of Lies (2008)
Counter-terrorist thriller about a CIA operative in the Middle East and his US-based 'handler'.
Eden (2014)
Paul is taking his first steps as a DJ in the world of French house music.
Exodus: Gods And Kings (2014)
The story of Moses, the adopted orphan who becomes a prince of Egypt and leads the Hebrew slaves to freedom
Go Home (2015)
A woman returns to Lebanon and realises she has become a stranger in her own country.
The Night Eats The World (2018)
Following one hell of a party, Sam wakes up to the worst-ever morning after — blood-stained walls, an empty apartment building, and Parisian streets filled with the living dead. Even worse, he’s all alone.
Paterson (2016)
Story of a bus driver and a poet and a maker of cup cakes and a dog walker and a week in New Jersey where small things happen
Rosewater (2014)
The story of Maziar Bahari, the journalist who was detained for 188 days in Iran.
Shirin (2008)
An experimental retelling of a classic Persian tragedy.
Sophie’s Misfortunes (2016)
A girl's life changes dramatically after she is left in the care of her stepmother.
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