A police sergeant and the prisoner he's bringing to justice are stranded in the holy city of Mashhad during a snowstorm in made-for-TV meller "The Night."
The angel of death befriends a lonely Tehrani youth in the bizarre but occasionally affecting meller "Music Box," from helmer Farzad Motamen.
A lyrical portrait of a remote Persian Gulf fishing village where smuggling of consumer products -- and people -- has changed the traditional way of life.
In southwest Iran, near the Iraqi border, a resourceful 16-year-old baggage porter becomes smitten with a slightly older Iraqi who's not what she seems in Iranian helmer Rouhollah Hejazi's…
Changing circumstances challenge the divorce plans of an upper middle-class Tehran couple in Iranian helmer Mani Haghigi's attenuated melodrama "Canaan."
Three plucky sisters share a decrepit house in Tehran and struggle to survive financial and other hardships in vet Iranian helmer Siamak Shayeghi's "Winter Dreams."
The ancient Kyrgyz custom of bride kidnapping, still practiced in some rural areas, underpins the atmospheric but uneven comedy-drama "Pure Coolness."
Now that New York-based gypsy punk band Gogol Bordello fills venues accommodating thousands and charismatic founder-frontman Eugene Hutz has the lead in Madonna's "Filth and Wisdom," the days when…
Two bourgeois Swedish couples find a dinner-party discussion about adultery leads to serious repercussions in Danish helmer Simon Staho's "Heaven's Heart."
A Dublin Catholic schoolgirl worries about measuring up to her peers in everything from bra size to boyfriend in "32A."
Right-wing former general-turned-Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon gets mostly sympathetic treatment in docu "Sharon."