Keyword: Pakistan

Charlie Wilson's War

Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/20/2007
Charlie Wilson was a bachelor congressman from Texas who had a habit of showing up in hot tubs with strippers and cocaine. His "Good Time Charlie" exterior, however, masked an extraordinary mind, a deep sense of patriotism and a passion for the underdog, and in the early 1980s the underdog was Afghanistan--which had just been brutally invaded by the Russians. Charlie's longtime friend and patron...
Valley of Saints

Valley of Saints (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 01/05/2015
War and poverty force Gulzar, a young tourist boatman, to run away from his village in Kashmir with his best friend. But a beautiful young woman he encounters along the way leads him to contemplate a different future.

Mohenjo Daro (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/20/2015

Dukhtar (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 01/20/2015
In a remote village in the mountains of Pakistan, a young mother's worst fear comes true. The 10-year-old daughter of Allah Rakhi decides to escape with her daughter on the morning of the wedding and they set off on a journey into the unknown, well aware that her husband's family and the tribal leader's henchmen would aggressively pursue them. While on the run, Allah Rakhi convinces a reluctant...
Filmistaan

Filmistaan (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
Struggling to earn a living in the Bollywood industry, Sunny joins an American documentary filmmaking team as an assistant director. While filming in a dangerous location near the India-Pakistan border, Sunny is mistaken for an American and kidnapped by a Pakistani terrorist group. Detained in a small village near the Pakistani border, the charismatic Sunny soon wins over the villagers' hearts...

K2: Siren of the Himalayas (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 08/21/2014
This film follows an historic attempt to summit the world's most challenging peak on the 100-year anniversary of the Duke of Abruzzi's landmark K2 expedition in 1909. World-class alpinists Fabrizio Zangrilli and Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner team up with veteran climbers Jake Meyer and Chris Szymiec in a dangerous foray of high altitude mountaineering. The documentary also examines the history and...
Dir: Dave Ohlson
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The Ground Beneath Their Feet (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Two young women are paralyzed when a devastating earthquake strikes the north of Pakistan. Khalida and Ruqiya have not only lost the use of their legs, but also their place in society as their disability will not allow them to fulfill their culture role of becoming wives and mothers. We follow their journey over the course of fives years as they struggle with their physical and emotional recovery...
Dir: Nausheen Dadabhoy
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Mulhapar (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/03/2014
Mulhapar is a village in the wide expanses of the Punjab in Pakistan. It is often a country associated with violence and intolerance. As we plunge into the community of poor and rich people, Muslims and Christians, the young and the old, women and men, their family and individual destinies, as well as their stories and anecdotes, are condensed into a vivid mosaic.
Dir: Paolo Poloni
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Desert Riders

Desert Riders (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 78 minutes Release date: 04/24/2014
Camel racing, often called the Sport of Kings, is one of the most popular sports in the Middle East. This the story of the thousands of boys, some as young as two years old, who have been trafficked to the Middle East to work as camel jockeys from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Mauritania and Sudan. Some of the children were starved, injected with hormones and physically abused. Despite the fact child...
Dir: Victor Sarin
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47 to 84 - Hun Main Kisnu Watan Kahunga (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
As a young Sikh girl, Sukhmani endures the trauma of the India-Pakistan partition in 1947, losing her loved ones and being forced to leave her home, the newly-formed Pakistan. All alone, she goes to Delhi and in time creates a new life and family. India is now her home and she feels a strong loyalty to her country. But in 1984, the anti-Sikh riots disrupt her peace once again. The place she thinks...