Yemen (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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10 Days Before the Wedding (2018)

120 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

A number of obstacles stands in the way of a young couple as only 10 days are left for their wedding, each obstacle is in one way or another caused by the aftermath of the 2015 war in Yemen.

Director: Amr Gamal | Stars: Sali Hamada, Khaled Hamdan, Moh'd Nagi, Qassem Rashad

Votes: 378

I Am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced (2014)

96 min | Drama

Ten year old Jemenite girl asks a judge in Sana'a to grant her a divorce from a horrible marriage, after she was married away to prevent a public scandal after a rape of her sister.

Director: Khadija Al-Salami | Stars: Sawadi Alkainaie, Adnan Alkhader, Rana Mohammed, Reham Mohammed

Votes: 402

Locked Doors (2016)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

Based on Crooked House, a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie first published in the US by Dodd and Mead Company in March 1949, and published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 23 May of the same year.

Stars: Hadeel Abdulhakeem, Abeer Abdulkareem, Nora Abdullah, Salem Alabbab

A New Day in Old Sana'a (2005)

Not Rated | 83 min | Drama, Romance

A young photographer, Tariq, must choose between his love and his duty of this aristocratic family. He can either run away with his lover, an orphan from the lower class, or go through with his arranged marriage to the daughter of a judge.

Director: Bader Ben Hirsi | Stars: Nabil Saber, Dania Hammoud, Paolo Romano, Sahar Alasbahi

Votes: 154 | Gross: $0.00M

Karama Has No Walls (2012)

Not Rated | 26 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

'Karama has no walls' is set amidst Yemen's 2011 uprising. The film illustrates the nature of the Yemeni revolution in stark contrast to the gross violations of human rights that took place... See full summary »

Director: Sara Ishaq | Stars: Saleem Al-Harazi, Anwar Al-Muati

Votes: 155

Socotra: The Hidden Land (2015)

52 min | Documentary, News

Socotra: The Hidden Land, is the story of an extraordinary lost land, whose ancient beliefs and lifestyles remained unchanged for centuries, hidden from the eyes of the world. Every step ... See full summary »

Director: Carles Cardelús | Stars: Salm Abdullah, Salm Ahmed, Abdulah Ali, Rabat Ali

Votes: 13

Yemen: The Silent War (2018)

11 min | Documentary, Short

Yemen: The Silent War is a short documentary that tells the stories of Yemeni refugees living in Markazi Refugee Camp, capturing the emptiness of the camp.

Director: Sufian Abulohom

Yemeniettes (2014)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

Three Yemeni teenage girls enter an entrepreneurship competition but along the way encounter the hardships of a country marked by a broken educational system, joblessness and a threatening Al-Qaeda presence.

Director: Shawn David Thompson

Votes: 12

The New Barbarianism (2017)

59 min | Documentary, War

Health care and humanitarian workers are increasingly in the cross-hairs as hospitals and aid centers have become part of the battlefield in today's wars.

Directors: Justin Kenny, J Stephen Morrison | Stars: Mohammed Abdulla Ghalib Ali, Samer Attar, Jason Cone, Dr. Esmatullah Esmat

Votes: 14

The Uprising (2013)

78 min | Documentary, Action, News

The Uprising shows us the Arab revolutions from the inside. It is a multi- camera, first-person account of that fragile, irreplaceable moment when life ceases to be a prison, and everything becomes possible again.

Director: Peter Snowdon

Votes: 27

Blood and the Moon (2017)

76 min | Documentary

What happens to the mind of a child bride? Disempowered and deprived of health, education, safety. And someone takes courage and reacts. Soraya escapes her husband to reach a village where ... See full summary »

Director: Tommaso Cotronei

Unknown Land (2012)

78 min | Drama, Fantasy

The Arab Spring, Yemen 2011. The revolution continues. It's the monsoon season and life goes on smoothly for the inhabitants of Socotra Island. Not far from land, a sailing boat bearing an ... See full summary »

Director: Manuel de Coco | Stars: Manos Kokoromitis, Shaiya Salem, Daniel Plackett, Suhad Nierat

Votes: 145

Someone Is Sleeping in My Pain: An East-West Macbeth (2002)

96 min

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Director: Michael Roes | Stars: Andreá Smith, Ahmed Hizam al-Dulaee, Yahya Hamood Mohsin Al-Dhafeeri, Abdullah Nasser Muhammed Al-Hamdani

In The Middle (2019)

Documentary, Short

In 2015, when Houthis attacked the South of Yemen to expand their dominance, many Adenis left their education and work to defend their city. Later, with the collapse of the economy, many ... See full summary »

Director: Mariam Al-Dhubhani | Star: Ali Mustafa

Socotra, the Land of Djinns (2016)

65 min | Documentary

The island of Socotra lies in the Indian Ocean between Arabia and Somalia. It was known in antiquity times for its Phoenix and Rukh birds. Frankincense and myrrh trees grow freely, as well ... See full summary »

Director: Jordi Esteva

Votes: 15

From Gulf to Gulf to Gulf (2013)

83 min | Documentary, History, Music

A boat has many powers: to gather a society in its making, to distribute goods, to carry people and ideas across places that, it seems to us, are more different than ever before. From Gulf ... See full summary »

Directors: Shaina Anand, Ashok Sukumaran

Votes: 10

Janapar (2012)

Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary, Adventure, Romance

It was the start of a brand new life, but Tom Allen's dream journey takes an unlikely detour when he falls in love with an Iranian-Armenian girl.

Directors: James W. Newton, Tom Allen | Stars: Tom Allen, Andrew Welch

Votes: 168

The Mulberry House (2013)

75 min | Documentary, Biography

After 10 years of absence, Sara flies back to Yemen - her homeland - and lands in the Square of change.

Director: Sara Ishaq | Star: Sara Ishaq

Votes: 32

Mag Mell (2014)

62 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

MAG MELL explores the waning hours of two captive diplomats awaiting execution.

Director: Mekki Leeper | Stars: Liam Castellan, Larry Elwood, Paul Leeper

Rasha (2016)

6 min | Documentary, Short

A short documentary that highlights the relationship between a special needs teacher and her autistic brother.

Director: Sufian Abulohom

Our Marine World Heritage (2010)

4 min | Documentary, Short, Family

What do the Phoenix Islands in the Pacific Ocean, the Wadden Sea in the North Sea and Cocos Island National Park in Costa Rica have in common? These are just three of the 43 exceptional ... See full summary »

Star: Chard Hayward

Amina (2006)

75 min | Drama

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Director: Khadija Al-Salami

The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2014: Documentary (2014)

184 min | Documentary

Collective screening of the Academy Award nominated short films from the Documentary category for 2014.

Votes: 8

An Educated Woman (2015)

18 min | Documentary, Short

Two young Yemeni women recount the story of their mother's decision to immigrate their family to the United States in order to receive a better education.

Directors: Katebah Al-Olefi, Khawla Al-Olefi, Emilya Fesunoff Piansay

The Old Lady Short Film (2010)

6 min | Documentary, Short

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Directors: Ziryab Al-Ghabri, Abdurahman Hussain

Killing Her Is a Ticket to Paradise (2013)

Documentary, Drama

When Boushra writes an article expressing her pain and great disappointment in a broken and confiscated dream of freedom and democracy, it never occurs to her that her writing will become a serious threat to herself and her family.

Director: Khadija Al-Salami

The Embrace of Zayed's Crescent (I) (2018)

46 min | Documentary, Biography

A documentary that throws light on the importance and the role of humanitarian organisations across the world today by exploring the path taken by the Emirates Red Crescent. Unfortunately, ... See full summary »

Director: Mansoor Al Dhaheri

Militia Passed from Here (2016 TV Movie)

Documentary

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Director: Raidan Ameen

Arabian Stars (2005)

38 min | Short

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Director: Jordi Colomer

The Rumaway (2017)

78 min | Documentary, Drama

What happens to the mind of a child bride? Disempowered and deprived of health, education, safety. And someone takes courage and reacts. Soraya escapes her husband to reach a village where ... See full summary »

Director: Tommaso Cotronei

The Embrace of Zayed's Crescent (II) (2018)

48 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

The Embrace of Zayed's Crescent, is a documentary Film About how (H.H. Sheikh Zayed) He Holds a nation and how he extended his hands for the love and for helping millions of people, Not Just UAE but the whole world as well.

Director: Mansoor Alyabhouni

Telecommunications War - Aden Getaway (2018)

Documentary, Short | Completed

Since early 2015, a hidden war has been waged in Yemen between Houthi militias and the government of President Hadi to control the telecommunications and Internet sector and the tax ... See full summary »

Director: Raidan Ameen

Socotra: He'r wa Imshin (2014)

37 min | Documentary, History, Music

The ancient island of Socotra is filled with natural beauty, much of which is also in the hidden talent of a folk culture seen nowhere else in the world. Introduced by the verses and ... See full summary »

Director: Felisa Jiménez | Stars: Authman Abdullah Authman Beidhobo, Mahdi Khamis Naseeb Said, Mohammed Salem Abdullah

Votes: 5

Les femmes et la démocratie au Yémen (2003)

54 min | Documentary

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Director: Khadija Al-Salami

Sounds of Oud (2012)

25 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

A young woman and a dancer are glued by the love of the same man, while the obligations of tradition set against the ardent sensuality of love, set them apart.

Director: Ibi Ibrahim | Stars: Sidney Erik Wright, Aizzah Fatima, Al Nazemian, Sidney E. Wright

The Other Side (XI) (2015)

Short

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Director: Fateh Alhaddi

Une étrangère dans sa ville (2005)

28 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Khadija Al-Salami

Jaw Alyemen (2015)

Short, Musical

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Director: Bakeel Shamakh

The Losing Bet (2008)

105 min

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Director: Fahdel Al-Olofi | Stars: Nabeel Hizam, Abdu Al-Kareem Al-Ashmori, Ahmed Abdallah Hossouin, Adel Samnnan

Last Chance (2014)

Drama

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The Scream (2012)

80 min | Documentary

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Director: Khadija Al-Salami

Broken Paths (2015)

8 min | Short, Action, Thriller

Those who want to destroy you will fill your heart with hate and resentment until it causes you to lose what you value most at your own hands.

Director: Fawzi Yahya

The Gift Maker (2011)

Short, Drama

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Directors: Ziryab Al-Ghabri, Abdurahman Hussain | Stars: Majed Al-Ahmadi, Ameen Al-Ghabri, Ziryab Al-Ghabri, Jumana Al-Shami

Votes: 17

The Big House (2013)

5 min | Short, Drama

When a young boy finds a key to the empty mansion down the street, he lets himself and his imagination run wild in the big house. His little adventure creates a lyrical allegory for the Yemeni revolution.

Director: Musa Syeed

Votes: 23