Tag Archives: Other Languages

Languages that don’t have enough movies to put in a separate category.

The Adopted Son
6.9

The Adopted Son

Aug. 11, 1998

The Adopted Son

In a Kyrgyz village, five older women adopt an infant foundling. Jump ahead about 12 years: the boy, Beshkempir, is entering puberty, the age, ...
The Law
7.0

The Law

Sep. 24, 1990

The Law

Set in a pre-colonial African past, Tilai is about an illicit love affair and its consequences. Saga returns to his village after an extended ...
Lucia
8.3

Lucia

Oct. 19, 2013

Lucia

A man suffering from insomnia is tricked into buying a drug, Lucia, that makes his desires come true in his dreams, blurring the line between ...
BenCinta

BenCinta

Sep. 26, 2013

BenCinta

Nora Danish headlines the film as the lead actress in “Bencinta”, which is actually derived from the words “benci” and ...
The Absence of Apricots

The Absence of Apricots

Apr. 15, 2018

The Absence of Apricots

A documentary fairy-tale about the struggle for identity in the Hunza Valley set in a village located in the Northern-Pakistan somewhere between ...
Workingman’s Death
8.0

Workingman’s Death

Nov. 25, 2005

Workingman’s Death

Is heavy manual labour disappearing or is it just becoming invisible? Where can we still find it in the 21st century? Workingman’s Death ...
Días de boda
5.4

Días de boda

Sep. 06, 2002

Días de boda

Sonia, the daughter of a prominent publisher, is about to fulfill her lifelong dream of marrying Rosendo, a promising writer with homosexual ...
The Circle
7.4

The Circle

Sep. 08, 2000

The Circle

Various women struggle to function in the oppressively sexist society of contemporary Iran. Release: The Circle Dayereh 2000 Jafar Panahi F35 ...
Osama
7.3

Osama

May. 20, 2003

Osama

After the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan and the restriction of women in public life, a pre-teen girl is forced to masquerade as a boy in ...
The Longest Journey
7.8

The Longest Journey

Jul. 30, 1976

The Longest Journey

March 1903. The Ottoman Empire is in a process of disintegration. Only Macedonia is not still liberated in the Balkans. The Macedonian ...
Macedonian Saga
7.4

Macedonian Saga

Oct. 19, 1993

Macedonian Saga

The arrival of the young teacher Damjan in one village in western Macedonia shakes the usual daily life of its inhabitants who belong to ...
Kaïrat
7.0

Kaïrat

Aug. 01, 1992

Kaïrat

Living in Almaty, Kazakhstan, a young man is preparing to become a bus conductor. One day, in between wandering the city streets, and going to ...
I See You
7.7

I See You

Jul. 19, 2017

I See You

Lea is a tour guide in Japan who suffered from temporary blindness and if not cured in a few weeks could be permanent. Tonyo who lives right ...
Motherland
7.1

Motherland

Jan. 21, 2017

Motherland

The planet’s busiest maternity hospital is located in one of its poorest and most populous countries: the Philippines. There, poor women face ...
Well Tempered Corpses

Well Tempered Corpses

Oct. 28, 2005

Well Tempered Corpses

A couple of morticians entertain themselves by betting on how many cold customers will come in that day. But one of the corpses refuses to ...
Work
6.7

Work

Aug. 07, 1978

Work

A young manager of a factory encounters a man walking along a road who says his family traditionally are servants to the manager’s family. ...
The Village Had No Walls
8.3

The Village Had No Walls

Apr. 01, 1995

The Village Had No Walls

A young man from the city journeys to his first teaching post, the small hamlet of Bangarwadi, deep in the jungle, inhabited by a few shepherds ...
Bad Lucky Goat
6.8

Bad Lucky Goat

Mar. 10, 2017

Bad Lucky Goat

After accidentally killing a bearded goat with their father’s pick-up truck, two incompatible siblings in their teenage years, embark on a ...
Take Me Somewhere Nice
6.3

Take Me Somewhere Nice

May. 23, 2019

Take Me Somewhere Nice

On the edge of adulthood, Alma leaves her mother’s home in the Netherlands and travels to her native Bosnia to visit the father she’s never met. ...
Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari
6.7

Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari

This is a collection of portraits: 23 short stories about the Marij women, a sort of Decameron suspended between magic and realism, in which the ...