Most Popular Azerbaijani-Language Feature Films
Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran... Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Hossain Sabzian, Abolfazl Ahankhah Drama 98 mins.
Ali and Nino
Dir: Asif Kapadia With: Adam Bakri, María Valverde, Mandy Patinkin Drama | Romance
The Color of Paradise
Mohammad, a boy at Tehran's institute for the blind, waits for his dad to pick him up for summer vacation... Dir: Majid Majidi With: Hossein Mahjoub, Mohsen Ramezani, Salameh Feyzi Adventure | Drama | Family 90 mins.
The Song of Sparrows
When an ostrich-rancher focuses on replacing his daughter's hearing aid, which breaks right before crucial exams... Dir: Majid Majidi With: Mohammad Amir Naji, Maryam Akbari, Kamran Dehghan Drama 96 mins.
In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Turkish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. The revelation of Rahmat's secret changes both their lives. Dir: Majid Majidi With: Hossein Abedini, Zahra Bahrami, Mohammad Amir Naji Drama | Romance 94 mins.
The Color of Pomegranates
A super-stylized, surreal biography of Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, whose life is depicted through non-narrative amalgamations of poetic images. Dir: Sergei Parajanov With: Sofiko Chiaureli, Melkon Alekyan, Vilen Galstyan Biography | Drama | Music 79 mins.
Wandering minstrel Ashik Kerib falls in love with a rich merchant's daughter, but is spurned by her... Dir: Sergei Parajanov, Dodo Abashidze With: Yuri Mgoyan, Sofiko Chiaureli, Ramaz Chkhikvadze Drama 73 mins.
The film tells the story of the events during the night of January 19 to 20, 1990, when the Soviet Army invaded Baku and its surroundings and killed many civilians. Dir: Vahid Mustafayev With: Nebahat Çehre, Faig Mirzayev, Azer Aydemir Drama
An elderly couple confront the ravages of war in their poverty-stricken village. Dir: Elchin Musaoglu With: Fatemah Motamed-Aria, Vidadi Aliyev, Sabir Mammadov Drama | War 105 mins.
Days of Eclipse
Dir: Aleksandr Sokurov With: Aleksei Ananishnov, Eskender Umarov, Irina Sokolova Drama | Sci-Fi 139 mins.