Lebanese director Nadine Labaki delivers a powerful story about a 12 year-old boy who takes his parents to court
Documentary shines a light on the courage behind the epic struggle against apartheid
Mohamed Ben Attia seals his reputation with this finely-drawn portrait of a father and his troubled son
A young woman explores her sexuality as Syria teeters towards war
Kenya’s first film at Cannes brings a fresh energy to its central lesbian love story
An assured first feature from Israel charts a forbidden love affair between two teenage girls
Timely documentary about Syrian refugees attempting to settle in the United States
A video camera found deep in the desert reveals the truth behind a series of mysterious deaths.
Two Egyptian women find themselves thrown out onto the busy streets of Cairo.
An actress who has found religion refuses to film an all-important kiss in Ahmed Amer’s feature debut
A run-down mental health hospital in Tehran is the setting for Fereydoun Jeyrani’s brooding and stylish thriller
Winner of the Jury Prize at IDFA, this documentary looks at the reckless courage of an incendiary man in Iraq
A debut from Israel which is surprisingly light on its feet, given the weighty matters it addresses
A complicated, time-travelling narrative from Nabil Ayouch which runs bestween the Atlas mountains and Casablanca