Tunisia (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Man Who Sold His Skin (2020)
104 min | Drama
His own body turned into a living work of art and promptly exhibited in a museum, Sam, a Syrian refugee, will soon realize to have sold away more than just his skin.
4. Of Skin and Men (2017)
105 min | Drama, Romance
Following the death of her husband in an accident, young Amel tries to find some consolation in photography. She takes photos of strangers from the street, looking at men as they tend to do towards women.
5. The Wedding Song (2008)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, History, War
The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewish woman who are both preparing for their marriages.
Votes: 704 | Gross: $0.03M
6. Beauty and the Dogs (2017)
TV-MA | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A college student seeks help after a brutal assault but faces a bureaucratic nightmare when she reveals that her perpetrators are police officers.
Votes: 1,812 | Gross: $0.01M
7. A Son (2019)
95 min | Drama
11 year old Aziz needs a liver transplant after being seriously injured during a terrorist ambush while on holiday in 2011. At the hospital a family secret will be revealed.
8. Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (1990)
Unrated | 98 min | Drama, Comedy
A coming-of-age comedy/drama set in Tunisia. Twelve-year-old Noura is an impressionable boy who must learn to reconcile two conflicting worlds - the loving world of Muslim women and the ... See full summary »
9. Nouba (2019–2020)
49 min | Crime, Drama, Music
A historical fiction story that goes back to the 1990s where a passionate suburban young man seeks his destiny in the dark streets of the Tunisian capital, stumbles across love, on his journey of perfecting the art of traditional Mezwed.
10. A Summer in La Goulette (1996)
TV-PG | 89 min | Comedy, Drama
Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisia, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, Sicilian and Catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French ... See full summary »
Not Rated | 96 min | Drama
The story of a blind dervish Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar, together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years.
12. The Last of Us (2016)
95 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
N is coming from the desert to reach North Africa and make an illegal crossing to Europe. He steals a boat, but it soon sinks into the middle of the sea, then embarks in an imaginary ... See full summary »
14. Red Satin (2002)
100 min | Drama, Musical, Romance
After the death of her husband, Lilia's life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and ... See full summary »
Votes: 823 | Gross: $0.23M
15. Augustine: Son of Her Tears (2019)
99 min | Biography, Drama, Family
Parisian filmmaker Hedi returns to his native Algeria to create a documentary about St. Augustine, the philosopher and theologian who shaped Western thought. In parallel stories the two men... See full summary »
17. Choufli Hal (2005–2009)
Sboui, a comic character, lives with his brother and mother many funny adventure in the old building of a fortune teller, and fall in love with her daughter. he works at the office of his brother, a psychotherapist, as a secretary.
18. Awled El Ghoul (2021– )
This is the story of the El Ghoul family, a wealthy family but very quickly torn apart by an old and distant injustice, possibly unfounded, which leads a wife to pit her children against ... See full summary »
19. Noura's Dream (2019)
92 min | Drama
With her abusive husband in jail and a coveted divorce pending, hardworking Noura can almost grasp a happy, new life with lover Lassaad - but when the best-laid plans are upended, Noura must tap her unshakable will to fulfill her dream.
20. As I Open My Eyes (2015)
Unrated | 102 min | Drama, Music
A few months before the revolution in Tunisia, 18 year-old Farah has a passion for life and sings in a political rock band. Her mother, knowing the dangers of Tunisia, wants her to pursue a career as a doctor.
Votes: 1,285 | Gross: $0.03M
21. Nadia et Sarra (2004)
90 min | Drama
The relationships between women: those of friends, housekeeper/servant, student/teacher, and particularly the relationship of mother and daughter as they experience the difficult stages of ... See full summary »
22. El Maestro (2019)
45 min | Drama, Music
When an unfulfilled Tunisian musician loses his job playing with a band at a fancy restaurant, he has no idea that he will end up achieving his dreams by mentoring kids at a juvie. A story ... See full summary »
23. Sons of Moufida (2015–2020)
40 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Moufida, Mother of 3 boys known for their bad reputations (Badr, Bayrem and Brahim), finds her lover, after twenty years, who wants to know who is his son among the three.
25. La fuite (2020)
90 min | Comedy
In the Arab Muslim Tunisia, the film narrates the journey of a religious extremist who escapes from security forces and seeks shelter in the home of a prostitute who helps him deal with the situation despite their conflicting mindsets.
26. Wanderers of the Desert (1984)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
A teacher is assigned to a remote desert village that is obsessed with a mysterious buried treasure and whose children are cursed to wander the desert.
27. Dajjal (2020)
15 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy
In a tense atmosphere of paranoia, a dark young man, has descended into hell to fight his demons, his deeds and his thoughts. A multitude of enigmatic signs accumulate around him to reveal in the end, a very terrible secret.
28. Hedi (2016)
88 min | Drama, Romance
Hedi, a young man with great dreams, is struggling his way through social conventions in Tunisia. While his mother tries to decide his life for him, Hedi meets Rim and suddenly he discovers that his world goes beyond and above conventions.
29. Destiny (2008–2014)
50 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A Tunisian romantic drama series that displays the social conflict, racism and criminal corruption, following the family affairs/disputes and the love life of three ivy league brothers.
34. Tlamess (2019)
120 min | Drama
S is a young soldier in the southern desert of Tunisia. When he learns about his mother's death, he obtains a week's leave and goes back home. He will never return to the camp.
35. Sheikh's Watermelons (2018)
23 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Sheikh Taher is a godly and respected imam, he agrees to pray on the remains of a woman who does not know, but his act of piety is the sin of too much.
36. Another Life (2016–2018)
30 min | Comedy
Sabri's pursuit of happiness with the sneaky Zahra is interrupted by the dumb behaviors of Samir E'Sankouh and haunted by the ghost of L'Brince for stealing his winning lottery ticket.
38. Nsibti Laaziza (2010–2018)
40 min | Comedy
The simple humorous life of Hassouna a real estate agent living peacefully with his wife Hayet, where his story takes place between his house, his office and the thrift store of his friend Babboucha.
39. Fatwa (2018)
102 min | Drama
Brahim Nadhour, a Tunisian living in France, returns to Tunis for a son who died in a motorcycle accident. He discovers that the young Marwan was working in a radical Islamist group. Brahim... See full summary »
42. Fatma (2001)
124 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Raped by her cousin at 17, Tunisian country girl Fatma flees her sexuality, even binding her breasts, She also flees her patriarchal, traditional family by going to Tunis to attend ... See full summary »
43. El Khottab Al Bab (1996–1997)
40 min | Drama
The story takes place in Dar Lasram 2 - a house in "Place Ramadhan Bey" in the Medina of Tunis - during the month of Ramadan. Chedly Tammar, dean of the family and wealthy landowner, lives ... See full synopsis »
44. Yusra (1971)
90 min | Mystery
On his birthday, Sadri walked out on his mistress Lisa, and the party planned in his honor. While walking along the beaches of Carthage in the dead of night, he sees a young woman rise up out of the waves. She told him her name was Yusra.
45. The Dove's Lost Necklace (1991)
Not Rated | 86 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
This second feature in Nacer Khemir's "Desert Trilogy" is a visually ravishing folktale reminiscent of THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS. The story revolves around Hassan, who is studying Arabic ... See full summary »
46. Le Challat de Tunis (2013)
90 min | Documentary, Drama, Mystery
Tunisia, before the revolution. A man on a motorbike, razor blade in hand, prowls the streets of Tunis slashing women's buttocks. They call him The Challat, aka "The Blade", and the mere ... See full summary »
48. Looking for Muhyiddin (2014)
183 min | Drama
A man (played by the filmmaker Nacer Khemir) returns home to Tunisia to bury his mother. After the burial, his father gives him an "amana" to be handed to a certain Sheikh named Muhyiddin. ... See full summary »