Most Popular Refugee Crisis Movies and TV Shows
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- Instant Watch Options
- In Theaters
- On TV
- Release Year
1. A Bigger Splash (2015)
R | 125 min | Drama, Thriller
The vacation of a famous rock star and her boyfriend in Italy is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter.
Votes: 24,014 | Gross: $1.98M
3. Happy End (2017)
R | 107 min | Drama
Gradually succumbing to dementia, George Laurent, the octogenarian patriarch of the Laurents, an affluent upper-bourgeois family, is uncomfortably sharing his palatial manor in Calais, the ... See full summary »
Votes: 10,688 | Gross: $0.30M
4. The Other Side of Hope (2017)
Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama
A poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland.
Votes: 9,323 | Gross: $0.18M
5. More (2017)
115 min | Crime, Drama
Gaza is a 14-year-old boy who lives on the Aegean coast of Turkey. Together with his domineering father, he helps smuggle refugees from war-torn countries to Europe, giving them temporary ... See full summary »
8. Be Aware and Share (2016)
90 min | Documentary
A small idea grows to a big mission, when a group of young Swiss people escape the everyday life to engage in volunteering abroad. A social response to the European refugee crisis 2015.
9. The Border Fence (2018)
112 min | Documentary
With precisely composed shots and detailed interviews with local police officers, hikers, farmers and small business owners, the film explores the few square kilometers at the Brenner Pass, telling an urgent story of Europe in the process.
Director: Nikolaus Geyrhalter
13. Warehoused (2017)
72 min | Documentary
An estimated 12 million people live in refugee camps worldwide and only 0.1% are resettled, repatriated, or integrated into normal society each year. The feature-length documentary, "... See full summary »
16. Moustafa, the Imam of Lesvos (2016)
19 min | Documentary, Short
The documentary deals with Moustafa Dawa and the task he has undertaken in the island of Lesvos: Moustafa was born in 1986 in the area of Gharbia, Egypt. He studied Languages and ... See full summary »
18. Lesbos SOS (2015 TV Movie)
8 min | Documentary
A short documentary following British ex-pat Eric Kempson and his family who live on the Greek island of Lesbos. For months they struggled to give the most basic of humanitarian assistance ... See full summary »
20. The Swarm (2015)
8 min | Documentary, Short
A short documentary about The Jungle, the migrant camp in Calais. Three migrants talk about why they left their home countries, their journeys and experiences travelling across continents and what they hope to find if they reach England.
Director: Hector Coles
22. Fledgling (2017)
4 min | Animation, Short | Completed
2017. Northern Jordan. The faded fabric of drapes hung across the tents of a Syrian refugee camp swell and twist in the hot desert wind. Sydu is 4 years old. He holds something in his hands... See full summary »
24. Between Borders (2017)
50 min | Documentary
The film follows the refugee crisis in 2015 and 2016 from the perspective of a young Lebanese woman, Boushra Jaber. She came to Serbia in 2015 to work on her PhD. Driven by a deep desire to... See full summary »
28. The Pursuit of Refuge (2018)
27 min | Documentary, Short, Drama | Completed
An intimate portrait of a Syrian Refugee father and his family building a new life from zero, without a job, language, or education, in their new home, the United States of America.
29. Simulating Religion (2019– )
Documentary | Filming
A motley crew of religion scholars and computer programmers join forces to combat religious terrorism and the refugee crisis through cutting-edge technology.
Secular Talk (2008– )
Bernie Eviscerates Biden with #NoMiddleGround Speech
Star: Kyle Kulinski
Peston on Sunday (2016– )
47 min | News, Talk-Show
Madam Secretary (2014– )
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama
When the eruption of an Icelandic volcano strands Elizabeth at an airport in Ireland with the Turkish foreign minister, she tries to broker a deal with him to save the lives of thousands of... See full summary »
Jeg er i hvert fall ikke sjalu
Not Rated | 31 min | Drama, Romance
Noora is worries that she isn't caring enough about the Syrian refugee crisis. William and his bus crew are raising money they owe after trashing a cabin during Easter, and Noora calls him out on being egotistical.
Dispatches (1987– )
Myanmar's Killing Fields
53 min | Documentary
For the past five years an undercover network of Rohingya activists have been risking their lives to secretly film evidence of years of repression, violence and mass murder by the authorities in Myanmar.
Secular Talk (2008– )
Senator Memed to Oblivion After Trolling on Climate Change
Inside Europe: 10 Years of Turmoil (2019)
59 min | Documentary
The arrival of hundreds of thousands of refugees and migrants from North Africa, Syria and beyond triggers a fresh crisis in the EU, divides Europe's leaders and leads to a controversial deal with Turkey.