Cinema of West Asia
West Asian cinema refers collectively to the film output and film industries of West Asia.This particular refers to the sizeable industries of Iran, and Turkey. By definition, it also covers the film ...
Cinema of Afghanistan
Cinema entered Afghanistan at the beginning of 20th century. The political changes of Afghanistan have not allowed the cinema of the country to grow over the years. However, numerous Pashto and Dari f...
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Cinema of Armenia
The cinema of Armenia was born on April 16, 1923, when the Armenian State Committee on Cinema was established by the government decree.In March 1924, the first Armenian film studio: Armenfilm (Armenia...
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Cinema of Bahrain
The cinema of Bahrain is small as its lacks government and the private sector support. There are many short films produced by individual filmmakers, and about 5 feature films in Bahrain's history.Ther...
Cinema of Iraq
The cinema of Iraq went through a downturn under Saddam Hussein's regime. The development of film and film-going in Iraq reflects the drastic historical shifts that Iraq has experienced in the 20th ce...
Cinema of Israel
Cinema of Israel (Hebrew: קולנוע ישראלי‎ Kolnoa Yisraeli) refers to movie production in Israel since its founding in 1948. Most Israeli films are produced in Hebrew. Israel has been nominated fo...
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Cinema of Iran
The Iranian Film Industry (or the Cinema of Iran; in Persian: سینمای ایران) refers to the cinema and film industries in Iran which produce a variety of commercial films annually. Iranian art films ha...
Iranian New Wave
Iranian New Wave refers to a new movement in Iranian cinema. It started in 1964 with Hajir Darioush's second film Serpent's Skin (جلد مار), which was based on D.H. Lawrence's Lady Chatterley's Lover f...
Cinema of Jordan
Jordan is a country with strong political support and a variety of locations that have been used by filmmakers from all over the world. Films that have been shot in Jordan include Indiana Jones and th...
Cinema of Kuwait
The Cinema of Kuwait is run by 'Cinescape' and the company has cinemas in over 10 malls, with the largest being in 360 Mall and Avenues Mall. Kuwaiti cinema includes many movies from around the world,...
Cinema of Lebanon
Cinema of Lebanon, according to film critic and historian, Roy Armes, was the only other cinema in the Arabic-speaking region, beside Egypt's, that could amount to a national cinema. Cinema in Lebanon...
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Cinema of Oman
The cinema of Oman is very small, there being only one Omani film Al-Boom (2006) as of 2007 and a joint US-Indian-Omani production "Pirate's Blood" starring local and international actors. Stegath Do...
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Cinema of Palestine
Palestinian cinema is relatively young in comparison to Arab cinema as a whole, many Palestinian movies are made with European and Israeli funding and support. Palestinian movies are not exclusively p...
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Cinema of Saudi Arabia
The cinema of Saudi Arabia is a fairly small industry that only produces a few feature films and documentaries every year.With the exception of one IMAX theater in Khobar there are no cinemas in Saudi...
Cinema of Syria
Syrian cinema has existed since the early 20th century. The first Syrian movie was Al Muttaham al Baree (The Innocent Suspect), released in 1928. Since the early 1960s, the film sector has been mainly...
Cinema of Turkey
Turkish cinema is an important part of Turkish culture, and has flourished over the years, delivering entertainment to audiences in Turkey, expatriates across Europe, more recently prospering in the A...
Cinema of the United Arab Emirates
The Cinema of the United Arab Emirates is minimal but expanding. There was only one full-length Emirati feature film as of 2007, Al-Hilm, about a group of frustrated actors/directors wandering aimless...
Cinema of Yemen
The cinema of Yemen is very small, there being only two Yemeni films as of 2008. Released in 2005, A New Day in Old Sana'a deals with a young man struggling between whether to go ahead with a traditio...
History of Iranian animation
The oldest records of animation in Persia (Iran) dates back to 5000 years ago. A series of drawings on an earthen goblet that belongs to 5000 years ago was found in Burnt City in Sistan and Baluchesta...
List of Turkish films
This is a timeline list of films produced in Turkey and in the Turkish language ordered by year and decade on separate pages. For a complete A-Z list of films on Wikipedia see List of Turkish films: A...
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List of Palestinian films
An A-Z list of films produced in the State of Palestine, the Palestinian Authority and Israeli-occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip.
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Censorship in Iran
Censorship in Iran is the limiting or suppressing of the publishing, dissemination, and viewing of certain information in the Islamic Republic of Iran. The majority of such censorship is implemented o...
Fajr International Film Festival
The Fajr International Film Festival (Persian: جشنواره بین المللی فیلم فجر‎) or Fajr Film Festival (Persian: جشنواره فیلم فجر‎) is Iran's annual film festival, held every February in Tehra...
Israeli films of the 1950s
Films produced in Israel and the British Mandate for Palestine before 1960:
Film Industry in Palestine during the British Mandate of Palestine and afterwards during the first years of the state, d...
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