List of popular movies from Afghanistan, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Afghanistan are included. This list of famous films made in Afghanistan includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Afghanistan should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Afghanistan is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.List features movies like Osama, Dharmatma. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Afghanistan?"
Directed by: Feroz KhanDharmatama is a 1975 Hindi movie and the first Bollywood film to be shot in Afghanistan. It... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Mukul S. AnandKhuda Gawah is a 1992 Bollywood epic Romance drama film produced by Nazir Ahmed & Manoj Desai... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Siddiq BarmakOsama is a 2003 drama film made in Afghanistan by Siddiq Barmak. The film follows a pre-teen... more on Wikipedia
- 4Disarm is a documentary film which spans a dozen countries to look at how, despite a global... more on Wikipedia
Akhtar the ClownBasira Khatera, Faqeer Nabi
Directed by: Latif AhmadiAkhtar the Clown is a 1981 film directed by Latif Ahmadi.
Wajma, an Afghan Love StoryHaji Gul Aser, Mustafa Abdulsatar
Directed by: Barmak AkramWajma, an Afghan Love Story is a 2013 drama film written and directed by Barmak Akram.
Directed by: Barmak AkramKabuli Kid is a 2008 film directed by Barmak Akram.
- 8This timely and moving film follows four finalists--two men and two women--as they hazard... more on Wikipedia
Earth and AshesJawan Mard Homayoun, Abdul Ghani
Directed by: Atiq RahimiEarth and Ashes is a 2004 Afghan film directed by Atiq Rahimi. It was Afghanistan's submission... more on Wikipedia
Buz-e-ChiniAbbas Ali, Hussain Ali Yousafi
Directed by: Abbas AliBuz-e-Chini is the first ever Hazaragi language computer-animated 3D short film made, directed... more on Wikipedia
Buzkashi BoysJawanmard Paiz, Wali Talash
Directed by: Sam FrenchBuzkashi Boys is a 2012 film, co-produced in Afghanistan and the United States. It was... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Horace Ahmad Shansab
Directed by: Beth MurphyBeyond Belief is a feature documentary directed by Beth Murphy. The film follows Susan Retik... more on Wikipedia
- 14Hell and Back Again is a 2010 documentary film directed by Danfung Dennis. "In 2009, U.S.... more on Wikipedia
- 16Death to the Camera is a 2012 short documentary film directed by Sayed Qasem Husseini.
Death to the Camera
Skateistan: To Live and Skate KabulSharna Nolan, Fazilla
Directed by: Orlando von EinsiedelSkateistan: To Live and Skate Kabul is a short film that follows the lives of a group of young... more on Wikipedia
- 18Addicted in Afghanistan is a 2009 documentary film written by Jawed Taiman and Sharron Ward...
Addicted in Afghanistan
- 19"Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield" follows reporter Jeremy Scahill to Afghanistan,... more on Wikipedia
The Boy Who Plays on the Buddhas of BamiyanMir
Directed by: Phil Grabsky
- 21"Hossein and Shaima, who have known and loved each other since childhood, were separated as...
War and Love in Kabul
- 22"Under the Taliban it was forbidden to show pictures of human beings, let alone for young...
- 23Far from Afghanistan is a 2012 documentary war film directed by John Gianvito, Jon Jost, Minda...
Far from Afghanistan
FireDancerBaktash Zaher, Carolyn DeMerice
Directed by: Jawed WasselFire Dancer is a 2002 film directed by an Afghan-American, Jawed Wassel. It was the first... more on Wikipedia
- 25"Around the world desperate people are on the move, driven from their homes by wars or...
Dead End: Afghan Migrants