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1. The Promise (2010– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (2011)

Drama

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Erin is arrested by Israeli soldiers but freed after Paul intervenes. They stay overnight in the army camp,which is shelled by Palestinians and next day, having told Paul about the diary ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Kosminsky | Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Claire Foy, Christian Cooke, Itay Tiran, Katharina Schüttler

2. The Promise (2010 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

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A young British girl travels to Israel/Palestine, retracing the steps of her grandfather - a British soldier stationed there in the 1940s.

Stars: Claire Foy, Christian Cooke, Itay Tiran, Katharina Schüttler

3. Kandisha (2008)

91 min | Crime, Fantasy, Horror

8.2
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Shattered by the loss of her child, Nyla Jayde, a brilliant criminal defense attorney, takes on a case involving a 14th century Moroccan legend, a vengeful spirit named "Kandisha".

Writer: Jerome Cohen-Olivar | Director: Jerome Cohen-Olivar | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Amal Ayouch, Khalid Benchagra, Assaad Bouab

4. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

PG-13 | 112 min | Biography, Drama

8.1
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92 Metascore

The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralyzed body; only his left eye isn't paralyzed.

Writers: Ronald Harwood, Jean-Dominique Bauby | Director: Julian Schnabel | Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze, Anne Consigny

5. Habibti (2010)

16 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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A veiled Arab woman, steeped in tradition, journeys to London to visit her estranged daughter only to find her living with a black boyfriend..

Writers: Daniel Fajemisin-Duncan, Ari Folman, Nour Wazzi | Director: Nour Wazzi | Stars: Yasmine Al Massri, Hiam Abbass, Jimmy Akingbola

6. The Promise (2010– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (2011)

Drama

8.1
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Erin and Paul survive the blast,Paul's parents commenting on the irony of his falling victim to the Palestinians,whose cause he supports. His great-grandfather was one of the bombers of the... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Kosminsky | Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Claire Foy, Christian Cooke, Itay Tiran, Katharina Schüttler

7. The Promise (2010– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2011)

Drama

7.9
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Len survives the attack and is visited in hospital by Mohammed,to whose son he teaches Maths whilst recuperating. He is asked to persuade convicted terrorist Avram Klein to appeal against ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Kosminsky | Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Claire Foy, Christian Cooke, Itay Tiran, Katharina Schüttler

8. Peace After Marriage (2013)

86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Desperate for companionship, a lonely, young Palestinian-American man agrees to marry an Israeli woman in need of a Green Card, forcing them to re-examine their respective cultural and familial traditions.

Writer: Ghazi Albuliwi | Directors: Bandar Albuliwi, Ghazi Albuliwi | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Ghazi Albuliwi, Omer Barnea, Thom Bishops

9. Erika Rabau: Puck of Berlin (2008)

87 min | Documentary

7.8
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A look at the life and work of Berlin Film Festival photographer Erika Rabau.

Director: Samson Vicent | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Mario Adorf, Robert Altman, Antonio Banderas

10. Pierre et Farid (2003 TV Movie)

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Writers: Gabrielle Borile, Jean-Luc Goossens | Director: Michel Favart | Stars: Victor Lanoux, Kamel Belghazi, Virginie Desarnauts, Florence Hautier

11. Munich (2005)

R | 164 min | Drama, History, Thriller

7.7
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74 Metascore

Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath, about the five men chosen to eliminate the ones responsible for that fateful day.

Writers: Tony Kushner, Eric Roth, George Jonas | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Marie-Josée Croze, Ciarán Hinds

12. The Visitor (I) (2007)

PG-13 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.7
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79 Metascore

A college professor travels to New York City to attend a conference and finds a young couple living in his apartment.

Writer: Thomas McCarthy | Director: Thomas McCarthy | Stars: Richard Jenkins, Haaz Sleiman, Danai Gurira, Hiam Abbass

13. Bab el shams (2004)

278 min | Romance, Drama, War

7.7
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In the beginning was Palestine, and the story of Younes (Orwa Nyrabia) began, known as Abou Salem, known as the Man... See full synopsis »

Writers: Elias Khoury, Yousry Nasrallah, Muhammad Suwaid | Director: Yousry Nasrallah | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Hussein Abou Seada, Fady Abou-Samra, Mohamed Akil

14. Ali, Rabiaa et les autres (2000)

85 min

7.7
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In the 70's, Ali, Rabiaa, Driss, Abdellah anh Hamid a group of friends grow up in a heavy world of drugs... See full synopsis »

Writers: Ahmed Boulane, Darina O'Byrne | Director: Ahmed Boulane | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Samia Akarriou, Ahmed Boulane, Omar Chraibi

15. Bullet Time (2010)

30 min | Short, Drama

7.6
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Kurdistan irakien, 1991. Quelques mois après la première guerre du Golfe, deux humanitaires bravent le couvre-feu pour sauver le fils de leur interprète... See full synopsis »

Writers: Jean-Philippe Bernard, Dany Héricourt, Hervé Jakubowicz, Marc Robert | Director: Hervé Jakubowicz | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Marc Robert, Alexis Michalik, Youssef Hajdi

16. Fatoush (2008)

10 min | Short, Drama

7.6
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What if Palestine and Israel formed one country ... in peace ? As an Arab lady arrives in this new country, she is faced with a new reality that will shake her expectations.

Writers: Olivier Delesse, Hisham Abdel Khalek | Director: Hisham Abdel Khalek | Stars: Rebecca Rieth, Salim Kechiouche, Hiam Abbass, Mayriam Guergous

17. Babel (2006)

R | 143 min | Drama

7.5
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69 Metascore

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

Writers: Guillermo Arriaga, Alejandro González Iñárritu | Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu | Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal, Mohamed Akhzam

18. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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71 Metascore

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Writers: Hany Abu-Assad, Bero Beyer | Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

19. The Syrian Bride (2004)

97 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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70 Metascore

In Majdal Shams, the largest Druze village in Golan Heights on the Israeli-Syrian border, the Druze bride Mona is engaged to get married with Tallel, a television comedian that works in the... See full summary »

Writers: Suha Arraf, Eran Riklis | Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Makram Khoury, Clara Khoury, Ashraf Barhom

20. Azur & Asmar: The Princes' Quest (2006)

PG | 99 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.4
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Once upon a time there were two children nursed by same woman. Azur, a blonde, blue-eyed son of a noblewoman and Asmar, the dark skinned and dark-eyed child of the nurse. As kids, they ... See full summary »

Writer: Michel Ocelot | Director: Michel Ocelot | Stars: Cyril Mourali, Karim M'Riba, Hiam Abbass, Patrick Timsit

21. The Bag of Flour (2012)

Drama

7.4
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Alsemberg, decembre 1975, sarah, 8 ans, vit dans un foyer daccueil catholique. Un jour, son pere biologique... See full synopsis »

Writers: Kadija Leclere, Pierre-Olivier Mornas | Director: Kadija Leclere | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Mehdi Dehbi, Hafsia Herzi, Kadija Leclere

22. Nadia et Sarra (2004)

90 min | Drama

7.4
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Writers: Hélène Couturier, Moufida Tlatli | Director: Moufida Tlatli | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Dorra Zarrouk, Hichem Rostom, Nejia Ouerghi

23. Le mariage en papier (2001)

27 min | Short

7.4
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In order to help Samir who has money problems, Lise agrees to contract a white marriage with him. To keep up appearances they are forced to live together, which is no bed of roses. To make ... See full summary »

Writer: Stéphanie Duvivier | Director: Stéphanie Duvivier | Stars: Cécile De France, Zakariya Gouram, Radia Makboule, Hiam Abbass

24. Munich: The International Cast (2006 Video)

13 min | Short

7.4
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Stars: Hiam Abbass, Mathieu Amalric, Jonathan Avigdori, Eric Bana

25. The Promise (2010– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (2011)

Drama

7.4
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In 2005 gap year student Erin and her mother are clearing out the belongings of Erin's dying grandfather Len when Erin discovers his diary. Having accompanied Jewish friend Eliza to Israel ... See full summary »

Writer: Peter Kosminsky | Director: Peter Kosminsky | Stars: Claire Foy, Christian Cooke, Itay Tiran, Katharina Schüttler

26. Lemon Tree (2008)

106 min | Drama

7.3
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74 Metascore

The story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemontree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down.

Writers: Suha Arraf, Eran Riklis | Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Rona Lipaz-Michael, Ali Suliman, Doron Tavory

27. Histoires de vies (2009– )

60 min

7.3
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Stars: Michel Vuillermoz, Hiam Abbass, Nina Ambard, Pierre Berriau

28. The Source (2011)

135 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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A comedy/drama set in a village and centered on a battle of the sexes, where women threaten to withhold sexual favors if their men refuse to fetch water from a remote well.

Writers: Radu Mihaileanu, Alain-Michel Blanc, Catherine Ramberg | Director: Radu Mihaileanu | Stars: Leïla Bekhti, Hafsia Herzi, Hiam Abbass, Saleh Bakri

29. Cinema 3 (1984– )

News

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Stars: Jaume Figueras, Monts Llussà, Crisol Tuà, Àlex Gorina

30. Les jeux des nuages et de la pluie (2013)

86 min | Drama

7.2
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Writer: Benjamin de Lajarte | Director: Benjamin de Lajarte | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Alain Chamfort, Audrey Dana, Heling Li

31. Dawn of the World (2008)

95 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.2
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The Mesopotamian Marshes, at the delta of the Euphrates and Tigris rivers, in the south of Iraq. This is where Mastour and Zahra grow up... See full synopsis »

Writer: Abbas Fahdel | Director: Abbas Fahdel | Stars: Karim Saleh, Hafsia Herzi, Hiam Abbass, Sayed Ragab

32. Blood Relation (2009)

75 min | Documentary

7.2
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At 14 my grandmother's sister disappeared from her home in Israel. Years later, she started sending my family letters with a desperate plea for contact, from a refugee camp, where she lived... See full summary »

Writer: Noa Ben Hagaï | Director: Noa Ben Hagaï | Star: Hiam Abbass

33. Conversations with My Gardener (2007)

109 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of... See full summary »

Writers: Jean Becker, Jean Cosmos, Henri Cueco, Jacques Monnet | Director: Jean Becker | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Fanny Cottençon, Alexia Barlier

34. Amreeka (2009)

PG-13 | 96 min | Drama

7.1
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73 Metascore

A drama centered on the trials and tribulations of a proud Palestinian Christian immigrant single mother and her teenage son in small town Indiana.

Writer: Cherien Dabis | Director: Cherien Dabis | Stars: Nisreen Faour, Melkar Muallem, Hiam Abbass, Alia Shawkat

35. A Bottle in the Gaza Sea (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

7.1
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58 Metascore

Tai is 17 years old. Naim is 20. She's Israeli. He's Palestinian. She lives in Jerusalem. He lives in Gaza. They were born in a land of scorched earth, where fathers bury their children. ... See full summary »

Writers: Thierry Binisti, Valérie Zenatti | Director: Thierry Binisti | Stars: Agathe Bonitzer, Mahmud Shalaby, Hiam Abbass, Riff Cohen

36. L'ange de goudron (2001)

100 min | Drama

7.1
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Writer: Denis Chouinard | Director: Denis Chouinard | Stars: Zinedine Soualem, Hiam Abbass, Raba Aït Ouyahhia, Catherine Trudeau

37. Blanche (2008)

Short, Drama

7.0
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Writers: Eric Griffon du Bellay, Guillaume Videlier | Director: Eric Griffon du Bellay | Stars: Clémence Poésy, Romane Bohringer, Thomas Laroppe, Hiam Abbass

38. When the Cat's Away (1996)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Chloe, a young woman, is going on holidays. She entrusts her beloved cat to Madame Renée's care. But one day Madame Renée (an old lady of the neighborhood) can not find the cat. Chloe ... See full summary »

Writer: Cédric Klapisch | Director: Cédric Klapisch | Stars: Garance Clavel, Zinedine Soualem, Renée Le Calm, Olivier Py

39. May in the Summer (2013)

99 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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High off the success of her first book and planning to marry ZIAD, her sensible, stable and studious fiance, MAY BRENNAN has it all. At least that's what she'd like people to believe. ... See full summary »

Writer: Cherien Dabis | Director: Cherien Dabis | Stars: Hiam Abbass, James Garson Chick, Cherien Dabis, Alaadin Khasawneh

40. Red Satin (2002)

100 min | Musical, Drama

6.8
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73 Metascore

After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and ... See full summary »

Writer: Raja Amari | Director: Raja Amari | Stars: Hiam Abbass, Hend El Fahem, Maher Kamoun, Monia Hichri

41. The Nativity Story (2006)

PG | 101 min | Drama, Family

6.7
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52 Metascore

A drama that focuses on the period in Mary and Joseph's life where they journeyed to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus.

Writer: Mike Rich | Director: Catherine Hardwicke | Stars: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Oscar Isaac, Hiam Abbass

42. I Am Slave (2010)

82 min | Thriller

6.7
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A thriller set in London's slave trade and centered on a woman's fight for freedom.

Writer: Jeremy Brock | Director: Gabriel Range | Stars: Wunmi Mosaku, Isaach De Bankolé, Lubna Azabal, Igal Naor

43. Rock the Casbah (2013)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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Writers: Alexandre Aja, Raphaëlle Desplechin, Gladys Marciano, Laïla Marrakchi | Director: Laïla Marrakchi | Stars: Morjana Alaoui, Nadine Labaki, Lubna Azabal, Hiam Abbass

45. Miral (2010)

R | 112 min | Drama

6.3
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45 Metascore

A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict.

Writer: Rula Jebreal | Director: Julian Schnabel | Stars: Freida Pinto, Hiam Abbass, Willem Dafoe, Asma Al Shiukhy

46. HBO First Look (1992– )

13 min | Documentary

6.3
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Behind-the-scenes look at upcoming feature films, featuring interview commentary with their casts and crews.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Will Smith, Matt Damon

47. Inheritance (I) (2012)

88 min | Drama

6.3
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As a new conflict opposes Israel and Lebanon, Hajar, a young Palestinian student, returns to her native village in Galilee on the occasion of a wedding in the family. Just before the ... See full summary »

Writers: Hiam Abbass, Ghazi Albuliwi, Ala Hlehel, Nadine Naous | Director: Hiam Abbass | Stars: Hafsia Herzi, Hiam Abbass, Yussuf Abu-Warda, Ali Suliman

48. Pomegranates and Myrrh (2008)

95 min | Drama

6.3
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A free spirited Palestinian dancer becomes the wife of a prisoner.

Writer: Najwa Najjar | Director: Najwa Najjar | Stars: Ali Suliman, Hiam Abbass, Walid Abdul Salam, Ahmad Abu Sal'oum

49. Living in Paradise (1998)

105 min | Drama, History, War

6.3
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Set in France in 1961-1962 during the Algerian War, Living In Paradise is a thought-provoking examination of the lives of North African immigrants trying to find a place in the social system of Western Europe.

Writers: Brahim Benaïcha, Olivier Douyère, Bourlem Guerdjou, Olivier Lorelle | Director: Bourlem Guerdjou | Stars: Roschdy Zem, Fadila Belkebla, Omar Bekhaled, Farida Rahouadj

50. Béthune sur Nil (2008 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

6.3
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Writers: Yackye Fryszman, Didier Lacoste | Director: Jérôme Foulon | Stars: Louise Monot, Anne Consigny, Aurélien Recoing, Hiam Abbass