Most Popular Kurdish-Language Feature Films

1. Triage (2009) Triage (2009)
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The wife of a photojournalist sets out to discover why he came home from a recent assignment without his colleague. Dir: Danis Tanovic With: Colin Farrell, Jamie Sives, Paz Vega Drama | Mystery | War 99 mins.
2. My Sweet Pepper Land (2013) My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)
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Baran, a Kurdish independence war hero, is now sheriff in Erbil, the capital city. No longer feeling useful in this society now at peace... Dir: Hiner Saleem With: Korkmaz Arslan, Golshifteh Farahani, Suat Usta Drama 100 mins.
3. Valley of the Wolves: Iraq (2006) Valley of the Wolves: Iraq (2006)
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The film covers through fiction real-life events like the occupation of Iraq, the execution of Daniel Pearl, the Hood event and the Abu Ghraib torture scandal. Dir: Serdar Akar, Sadullah Sentürk With: Necati Sasmaz, Billy Zane, Ghassan Massoud Action | Adventure 122 mins.
4. Turtles Can Fly (2004) Turtles Can Fly (2004)
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Near the Iraqi-Turkish border on the eve of an American invasion, refugee children like 13-year-old Kak (Ebrahim), gauge and await their fate. Dir: Bahman Ghobadi With: Soran Ebrahim, Avaz Latif, Saddam Hossein Feysal Drama | War 98 mins.
5. A Time for Drunken Horses (2000) A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)
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Young Iranian Kurds (brothers and sisters) try to save the youngest of them, who is seriously ill. Dir: Bahman Ghobadi With: Ayoub Ahmadi, Rojin Younessi, Amaneh Ekhtiar-dini Drama | War 80 mins.
6. Half Moon (2006) Half Moon (2006)
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Mamo, an old and legendary Kurdish musician living in Iran, plans to give one final concert in Iraqi Kurdistan... Dir: Bahman Ghobadi With: Ismail Ghaffari, Allah-Morad Rashtian, Farzin Sabooni Comedy | Drama | Music 114 mins.
7. Welcome (2009) Welcome (2009)
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Bilal is 17 years old, a Kurdish boy from Iraq. He sets off on an adventure-filled journey across Europe... Dir: Philippe Lioret With: Vincent Lindon, Firat Ayverdi, Audrey Dana Drama 110 mins.
8. Ulysses' Gaze (1995) Ulysses' Gaze (1995)
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A, a Greek filmmaker living in exile in the United States, returns to his native Ptolemas to attend... Dir: Theodoros Angelopoulos With: Harvey Keitel, Maia Morgenstern, Erland Josephson Drama | War 176 mins.
9. Blackboards (2000) Blackboards (2000)
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Itinerant Kurdish teachers, carrying blackboards on their backs, look for students in the hills and villages of Iran... Dir: Samira Makhmalbaf With: Said Mohamadi, Behnaz Jafari, Bahman Ghobadi Drama | War 88 mins.
10. Yol (1982) Yol (1982)
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A harsh portrait of Turkey, its people and its authorities, shown through the stories of five prisoners given a week's home leave... Dir: Serif Gören, Yilmaz Güney With: Tarik Akan, Serif Sezer, Halil Ergün Drama | Romance 114 mins.