With The Doha Film Institute (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Under the Shadow (2016)
PG-13 | 84 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.
Votes: 18,943 | Gross: $0.03M
2. The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)
R | 130 min | Drama, Thriller
A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis, and the enduring call of his family's homeland.
Votes: 12,590 | Gross: $0.52M
3. Day of the Falcon (II) (2011)
R | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Set in the 1930s Arab states at the dawn of the oil boom, the story centers on a young Arab prince torn between allegiance to his conservative father and modern, liberal father-in-law.
5. Just Like a Woman (2012)
R | 87 min | Drama
Two women get on the highway heading to Santa Fe. Marilyn dreams of winning a contest held by a famous belly dancing company, while her friend, Mona, has a secret: she's a fugitive from justice - accused of her mother-in-law's death.
6. Very Big Shot (2015)
107 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Intending to smuggle drugs across the borders, a small-time Lebanese drug-dealer slyly manipulates public opinion with the help of an underrated filmmaker.
8. History of Fear (2014)
79 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A hot summer. A private district with an enormous park. An abandoned plot of land in the suburbs and an uncontrollable wave of smoke spark uncertainty and chaos.
9. For Those Who Can Tell No Tales (2013)
82 min | Drama
An Australian tourist discovers the silent legacy of wartime atrocities when she arrives in a seemingly idyllic little town on the border of Bosnia and Serbia.
10. Cruel Summer (2012)
25 min | Short, Fantasy
A high-end car thief falls in love with a blind Arabian princess whose father will only allow them to wed if he can pass a series of three challenges.
12. The Rooftops (2013)
92 min | Drama
On the structure of the five daily prayers of the Muslim rite, the film tells us a day like any other in Algiers lived from various terraces of the buildings.
14. Chroniques d'une cour de récré (2012)
85 min | Comedy, Family
Brahim is enjoying life the way most boys his age do--with friends, watching TV etc while his father worked in a crane factory, and then the bad news; his father has to relocate to southern France because the factory was closing.
16. La Vierge, les Coptes et moi... (2011)
85 min | Documentary, Comedy
The filmmaker goes to Egypt, his country of origin, to film a documentary on the miraculous apparition of the Holy Virgin within the Coptic community of a small village outside of Cairo.
20. Man of the House (III) (2015)
A teenager lovingly cares for his baby brother. His parents, he explains in voiceover, have left the family, so he is now the man of the house. But something doesn't feel right in this home... See full summary »
23. Salaam Dunk Comes to Qatar (2011)
4 min | Documentary, Short
Iraqi girls basketball comes to Qatar in the build up to the screening of a feature documentary about the girls lives. A tournament between five of Doha's leading female basketball teams is featured in this documentary short.
Director: Luke Bradford