Best award winning movies with distinctive directing from Qatar

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with distinctive directing from Qatar! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with distinctive directing from Qatar, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Papicha (2019)

Nedjma, an 18-year-old student passionate about fashion design refuses to let the tragic events of the Algerian Civil War keep her from experiencing a normal life. As the social climate becomes more conservative, she rejects the new bans set by the radicals and decides to put on a fashion show.

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2019-10-09 | Drama

Cast

Lyna Khoudri, Shirine Boutella

Rating

rating icon 7.645
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    religious zealot
  2. Ranked #3 for
    hand-held shot
  3. Ranked #3 for
    the jewel in the crown

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Papicha trailer
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2 Midnight Traveler (2019)

In 2015, the Taliban put a price on the head of Hassan, a filmmaker, who was forced to flee Afghanistan with his wife and two young daughters. Using their camera phones, the fugitives show first-hand the many dangers refugees face when seeking asylum in a safe place.

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2019-09-18 | Documentary

Cast

Hassan Fazili, Fatima Hussaini

Rating

rating icon 5.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    vomit-inducing
  2. Ranked #188 for
    cross-cut editing
  3. Ranked #253 for
    perilous journey

Trailer

Midnight Traveler trailer
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3 Memoria (2021)

One morning, Jessica Holland, a Scottish orchid farmer visiting her sister in Bogotá, is woken by a loud ‘bang’. This haunting sound dispels her sleep for days, calling into question her identity and guiding her from recording studios to secluded jungle villages in an attempt to find its source.

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2021-09-30 | Drama / Science Fiction

Cast

Tilda Swinton, Agnes Brekke

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #121 for
    great sound effects
  2. Ranked #276 for
    confusing
  3. Ranked #307 for
    sensory overload

Trailer

Memoria trailer
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4 Under the Shadow (2016)

After Shideh's building is hit by a missile during the Iran-Iraq War, a superstitious neighbor suggests that the missile was cursed and might be carrying malevolent Middle-Eastern spirits. She becomes convinced a supernatural force within the building is attempting to possess her daughter Dorsa, and she has no choice but to confront these forces if she is to save her daughter and herself.

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2016-09-30 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi

Rating

rating icon 6.485
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #62 for
    good story
  2. Ranked #86 for
    for horror movie day
  3. Ranked #116 for
    lovecraftian

Trailer

Under the Shadow trailer
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5 Faya Dayi (2021)

A spiritual journey into the highlands of Harar, immersed in the rituals of khat, a leaf Sufi Muslims chewed for centuries for religious meditations – and Ethiopia’s most lucrative cash crop today. A tapestry of intimate stories offers a window into the dreams of youth under a repressive regime.

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2021-09-03 | Documentary

Cast

Mohammed Arif, Hashim Abdi

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #253 for
    impressionistic
  2. Ranked #410 for
    hallucinatory
  3. Ranked #495 for
    content

Trailer

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6 Rehana Maryam Noor (2021)

An assistant professor at a medical college balances her roles as a professional, a mother and a teacher. Her life changes once she witnesses an unexpected incident involving a female student.

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2021-07-07 | Drama

Cast

Azmeri Haque Badhon, Afia Jahin Jaima

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #184 for
    little scary
  2. Ranked #406 for
    desaturated
  3. Ranked #417 for
    low-light camera work

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7 Trophy (2017)

This in-depth look into the powerhouse industries of big-game hunting, breeding and wildlife conservation in the U.S. and Africa unravels the complex consequences of treating animals as commodities.

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2017-01-20 | Documentary

Cast

Tim Black, Philip Glass

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #89 for
    lumberjack
  2. Ranked #229 for
    naturalist
  3. Ranked #251 for
    balanced view

Trailer

Trophy trailer
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8 The Alleys (2021)

In a claustrophobic neighborhood where gossip and violence police people's behavior, the lives of residents intertwine and collide as some try to maintain social norms while others try to break them.

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2021-08-08 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Emad Azmi, Baraka Rahmani

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #189 for
    inside look into organized crime
  2. Ranked #215 for
    sane character
  3. Ranked #339 for
    weak link in cast

Trailer

The Alleys trailer
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9 Huda's Salon (2022)

A woman whose visit to a hair salon turns into a nightmare when she is blackmailed by its owner.

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2022-03-04 | Thriller

Cast

Maisa Abd Elhadi, Ali Soliman

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #162 for
    vulnerable
  2. Ranked #208 for
    jealous
  3. Ranked #303 for
    ugliest

Trailer

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10 Whether the Weather Is Fine (2021)

Against the backdrop of the Typhoon Yolanda, a mother and her son struggle for survival and deal with absurdity of fate, sustained by the hope that they carry, and what is lost and gained.

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2021-08-09 | Drama

Cast

Charo Santos-Concio, Daniel Padilla

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2652 for
    symmetry plots
  2. Ranked #3790 for
    visually astounding
  3. Ranked #3982 for
    eye candy visual

Trailer

Whether the Weather Is Fine trailer
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