Iraq (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Rhino Season (2012)
88 min | Drama, History, Thriller
Kurdish-Iranian poet Sahel has just been released from a thirty-year prison sentence in Iran. Now the one thing keeping him going is the thought of finding his wife, who thinks him dead for over twenty years.
2. My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)
100 min | Drama
Baran, a Kurdish independence war hero, is now sheriff in Erbil, the capital city. No longer feeling useful in this society now at peace, he thinks about quitting the police force, but ... See full summary »
3. The Journey (I) (2017)
82 min | Drama, Thriller
As Sara stands on the cusp of committing an unthinkable act, an unforeseen and awkward encounter gives her the opportunity to witness the potential consequences of her destructive action. But is this a second chance or an admission of guilt?
6. Hondros (2017)
90 min | Documentary, Biography, War
HONDROS follows the life and career of famous war photographer Chris Hondros by exploring the poignant and often surprising stories behind this award-winning photojournalist's best-known ... See full summary »
7. Haifa Street (2019)
79 min | Drama, Romance, War
2006, Baghdad is ravaged by sectarian violence. Haifa Street is the epicenter of the conflict. Ahmed gets dropped off there by a taxi on his way to his beloved Suad's home to ask for her ... See full summary »
8. Curse of Mesopotamia (2015)
91 min | Horror, Thriller
Five strangers, one nightmare, Hell reincarnated. Curse of Mesopotamia is the first english language genre film coming out of the Middle East. Starring a diverse international cast, it is based on the Newroz legend.
9. Son of Babylon (2009)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama
A willful young boy follows his just as obstinate grandmother in a journey across Iraq, determined to discover the fate of her missing son, Ahmed's father, who never returned from war.
11. Black Crow (2015)
6 min | Documentary, Short, Biography | Completed
Crows, memories, emotions and minimal colours; Baghdad-based artist, Zahraa Al-Baghdadi, guides us through her process, her family line, and which things matter most to her in work and life.
13. Long Days (1980)
150 min | Action, Drama, History
In 1959 underground revolutionaries try to assassinate Prime Minister Abd al-Karim Kassem in Baghdad. News reports claim they have failed, and at first the revolutionaries lay low, but as ... See full summary »
14. Al Qadisiyya (1981)
145 min | History
The movie is about the four days battle of qadisiyya between the Arab army under the command of Saad and the Persian army Andre the command of Rustum in the year 640 AD in Iraq
16. Iraqifilm (2017)
25 min | Short, Drama
A young Man returns to Iraq after more than 15 years of exile, and then up to the house where he spent his childhood and adolescence to meditate with everything in the house, and then enter... See full summary »
17. Jani gal (2007)
100 min | Drama, History
Setting: Sulaymaniah, Iraqi Kurdistan, in the 1940s. When his wife Kaleh goes into labor, her husband Jwamer runs to get the midwife. By ill luck, he runs into the middle of a political ... See full summary »
19. Jiyan (2002)
102 min | Drama, Romance
Five years following the infamous chemical and biological bombing of Halabja, Diyari, a Kurdish/ American good Samaritan, returns to his homeland to build an orphanage in what is left of ... See full summary »
20. Hawa Baghdad (2019– )
The Show is telling a real romantic love story between the protagonists, as they struggled to reach to each other. In each episode, a separate romantic dramatic tale gathers Shams and Amir in Baghdad's magical atmosphere.
21. Frontline: Mosul (2017)
6 min | Documentary | Completed
Our virtual reality cameras put you on the front line of combat in Mosul, the last ISIS stronghold in Iraq, as the future of Iraq - and the fate of ISIS - is determined. Brought to you by Peter Berg's Film 45 and 44 Blue Productions.
Director: Rawand Khalid Saeed
22. I Want to Live (2015)
106 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography
I Want to Live is a documentary on the lives of Kurdish Refugees from Syria, living in refugee camps in Kurdistan. Shot on location, it is set against the Syrian civil war and the ISIS (... See full summary »
Director: Karzan Kardozi
23. Dawn of the World (2008)
95 min | Drama, Romance, War
The Mesopotamian Marshes, at the delta of the Euphrates and Tigris rivers, in the south of Iraq. This is where Mastour and Zahra grow up. Shortly after their marriage, Mastour and Zahra are... See full synopsis »
24. Reseba: The Dark Wind (2016)
92 min | Drama, Romance, War
Radical Islamist militants attack a village in Iraq where a young Yazidi love couple prepares for marriage. From that moment onwards their lives are turned into a nightmare.
25. Life on the Border (2015)
73 min | Documentary, War
A documentary made by eight children from Kobani and Shengal in refugee camps on the border of Syria and Iraq, who recorded their own life experiences and stories in the wake of brutal attacks by ISIS.
26. The Dance of the Horses (2015)
82 min | Drama, Romance, War
The film is based on a true story. It talks about the end of War and defeat of forces and the relation between Kurds and Arabs by the end of 1991,
27. Inside IS: Ten days in the Islamic State (2016)
51 min | Documentary
German journalist Jürgen Todenhöfer uses this unique opportunity to expose ISIS' apocalyptic vision for the world and to document everyday life in the cities it controls. He finds a ... See full summary »
29. Dreams (2006)
110 min | Drama
Scarred Baghdad 2003... confusion, uncertainty and death engulf the bombed ruins of a Psychiatric asylum. Voyeuristically we move between the past and the present of three Iraqi lives ... See full summary »
30. Kick Off (2009)
81 min | Drama
Inside a beat up stadium in Kirkuk, Iraq, live many refugees trying to escape Sadam Hussein's administration. Asu lives with his younger brother who has lost his legs from a landmine. Next ... See full summary »
32. The Princess and the River (1982)
Animation, Family, Adventure
A story of a dying king telling his three daughters that one of them must take the throne, but each king (or queen) must complete tasks given by the moon priestess, and they have to ... See full summary »
Director: Faisal Al-Yassiri
35. Cut: Exposing FGM Worldwide (2017)
86 min | Documentary
Taking more than six years to complete, The Cut is a feature-length documentary that conclusively proves that female genital mutilation or cutting (FGM) can be found as a native practice on... See full summary »
36. Slow Death (2013)
4 min | Short, Fantasy, Mystery
When you hear death saying "I'm coming," you realise that it will. The film looks at the "box of trouble" that can be found in every house in this world.
38. Highway to Hell: The Battle of Mosul (2017)
42 min | Documentary, Short
Across three trips to the front-line beginning in October 2016, and under the echoes of snipers and shells, two film-makers tell the story of the Iraqi assault on Mosul: 'the biggest battle... See full summary »
40. Shirin (II) (2012)
94 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A boy from kurdistan living in france coming back to visit his childhood village, there to meet a girl studying french language at university of salahadin , the cultural conflict, a young innocent romance , leading to loads of problems.
41. Taste of Life (2016)
7 min | Short, Drama, Family
In the aftermath of a tragedy a grieving mother visits the site where her son was killed. There she encounters the young boy's restless spirit, unable to make sense of his surroundings. ... See full summary »
43. Shouted from the Rooftops (2017)
7 min | Short, Drama, Romance
A romantic story set in the heart of a war-torn Kurdish town. When Sherin leaves to fight, her anguished lover Ferhat stays behind awaiting her return.
44. One Shot (III) (2011)
8 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy
The film talks about suicide, a man of the lives of boredom or any other reason, such as repeating or anything or because he thought he does not need to live or does not have a reason to live in but always have reasons to live.
48. Cry of the Sky (2018)
85 min | History
Cry of the Sky is loosely about events that led to the collapse of the first Kurdish revolution of 1961 and the chaotic recovery of the resistance movement during the second half of the ... See full summary »
Drama | Announced
An eccentric woman's lone crusade to save Baghdad's street children from becoming suicide bombers.
50. Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra (2012)
108 min | Documentary, Family, History
From the land of Mesopotamia, where the first musical notes and instruments emerged, comes Middle East's oldest Symphony Orchestra tragic story, a story of musical survivors. The Iraqi ... See full summary »
Director: Firas Sameer