Hassanya (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Flesh Out (2019)

94 min | Drama

A woman living in Mauritania is ordered to eat excessively so that she becomes more desirable and finds a husband.

Director: Michela Occhipinti | Stars: Sidi Mohamed Chinghaly, Verida Beitta Ahmed Deiche, Aichetou Abdallahi Najim, Amal Saad Bouh Oumar

Votes: 12

Waiting for Happiness (2002)

90 min | Drama, Music

The story of two people who cross paths in Nouhadhibou.

Director: Abderrahmane Sissako | Stars: Khatra Ould Abder Kader, Maata Ould Mohamed Abeid, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Mohamed, Fatimetou Mint Ahmeda

Votes: 847 | Gross: $0.00M

Barber Shop (2017– )

26 min | Documentary

We meet 6 populations in transition via the microcosm of the local barber shop: in Rio de Janeiro, barber Pedro picks teenagers from the street to teach them a profession. The inhabitants ... See full summary »

Exodus (2017)

105 min | Documentary

Observational documentary about people as refugees and asylum seekers in many geographical locations such as Germany, Brazil, Western Sahara, Myanmar, Cuba, South Sudan.

Director: Hank Levine | Stars: Wagner Moura, Jule Böwe, Nizar Raja, Bruno Watara

Votes: 27

No pasa nada (2010)

74 min | Documentary

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Director: Fernando Sánchez Mejorada

Stolen (I) (2009)

75 min | Documentary

Filmmakers Fallshaw and Ayala's journey of discovery among Saharawi refugees turns into a political thriller.

Directors: Violeta Ayala, Dan Fallshaw

Votes: 50

Le cercle des noyés (2007)

71 min | Documentary

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Director: Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd | Star: Bâ Fara

Votes: 21

The Game (1991)

23 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Abderrahmane Sissako | Stars: A. Hodjaev, H. Norliev, Bechim Nouriev

Votes: 37

Faraway Roots (2002)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary

A photographer sets out to Mauritania on a journey to find a tree. In the form of letters written to his lover, a voice-over reads his reflections and the accounts of his travels. During ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd

Votes: 42

Caribbean of the Sahara (2007)

Documentary

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Director: Iratxe Pérez

Trail of Hope (2016)

15 min | Short, Drama, Mystery

On the deserted highway Nouakchott-to-Nouadhibou, a young self-centered taxi driver meets a woman whose story becomes a stimulating experience on morality and responsibility towards women's rights.

Director: Mohamed Echkouna | Stars: Menine Abdallahi, Zeinebou Ahmed, Mohamed Vall Bilal, Khadijetou Brahime

Votes: 16

Fishing in Sand

Short, Drama | Announced

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Desierto líquido (2016)

69 min | Documentary

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Directors: Alba Azaola, Daniel Carrasco

Coría y el mar (2014)

82 min | Documentary, Drama

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Director: Diana Nava | Stars: Salka Adalahi Alali, Mul la Bachar, Coria Mohamed Daf, MamÍa Bachir Hemad

Cerca del olvido (2008)

60 min | Documentary

In 1976 the Antique Western Sahara, obtains it Independence from Spain and becomes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic. At the same time is invaded by the kingdom of Morocco that unleash a... See full summary »

Director: Luis Mariano Bouchot

Kafana (Enough, Already!) (2016)

55 min | Documentary

A revealing story about Saharawi refugees, their identity and their exile of more than 40 years in the Algerian desert where they have built up a State based on universal health care and education.

Directors: Juan Antonio Moreno Amador, Silvia Venegas Venegas

With the Nomads (2006)

120 min | Documentary

An elderly Tuareg man predicts that none of his people will still be living as nomads in fifty years' time. The Tuareg people speak of their hardships, their distaste for city living and ... See full summary »

Director: Julian Richards

Abdala/Lafdal (2016)

Documentary, Short

A conversation filmed in times of tension between Western Sahara and Morocco. Some thoughts on the conflict focusing on the legitimacy or not of the use of violence.

Director: Albert Kuhn | Stars: Abdala Salim Mohamed, Lafdal Med Salm