Most Popular Dari-Language Feature Films
Charlie Wilson's War
A drama based on a Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets have some unforeseen and long-reaching effects. Dir: Mike Nichols With: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman Biography | Comedy | Drama | History 102 mins.
The Kite Runner
After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble. Dir: Marc Forster With: Khalid Abdalla, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada, Atossa Leoni Drama | Romance 128 mins.
Act of Dishonour
In a land beset by endless strife, nothing must get in the way of the preservation of honour - even if that means sacrificing a loved one... Dir: Nelofer Pazira With: Marina Golbahari, Abdul Ghafar Qoutbyar, Masood Serwary Drama 90 mins.
Marisa, a 20-year-old German girl, hates foreigners, Jews, cops, and everyone she finds guilty for the decline of her country... Dir: David Wnendt With: Alina Levshin, Jella Haase, Sayed Ahmad Drama 100 mins.
The Taliban are ruling Afghanistan, they being a repressive regime especially for women, who, among other things... Dir: Siddiq Barmak With: Marina Golbahari, Mohamad Nader Khadjeh, Zubaida Sahar Drama 83 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 attention of the world is focused, after the terrorist attacks in U.S.A. of 11Sep01, on Afghanistan... Dir: Kabir Khan With: John Abraham, Arshad Warsi, Salman Shahid Action | Comedy | Drama | Thriller 105 mins.
The Black Tulip
The Mansouri family opens up a new restaurant after the fall of the Taliban in Kabul, Afghanistan only to be subsequently targeted by factional Taliban elements. Dir: Sonia Nassery Cole With: Haji Gul Aser, Sonia Nassery Cole, Walid Amini Drama | Family 116 mins.
The film introduces us to a father and his son; the older man is obese, unwell, and oppressive in his dealings with the younger... Dir: Mohammad Shirvani With: Levon Haftvan, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Maryam Palizban Drama 85 mins.
The story of survival of 2 children in post-Taliban Afghanistan. Their mother has been imprisoned for "adultery" and their father is in Guantanamo Bay. Dir: Marzieh Makhmalbaf With: Gol-Ghotai, Zahed, Agheleh Rezaie Drama 93 mins.