Oscar Nominated Arab Films

To accompany the piece "The History of Arab Cinema at the Oscars" on the Cinemayaat blog (this list includes films featuring Arab/Arab-American actors who received nominations).

For context, please read: arabfilminstitute.org/history-of-arab-cinema-at-the-oscars/

  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • Z
  • Le Bal
  • Amadeus
  • Fires of Kuwait
  • Dust of Life
  • The Thin Red Line
  • Promises
  • Johnny Flynton
  • Paradise Now
  • Iraq in Fragments
  • My Country, My Country
  • Outside the Law
  • The Tree of Life
  • Five Broken Cameras
  • Karama Has No Walls
  • Asad
  • Omar
  • The Square
  • Timbuktu
  • Theeb
  • Ave Maria
  • Enemies Within
  • Watani: My Homeland
  • The White Helmets
  • Last Men in Aleppo
  • The Insult
  • Of Fathers and Sons
  • Capernaum
  • Brotherhood
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Nefta Football Club
  • For Sama
  • The Cave
  • The Present
  • The Man Who Sold His Skin
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Frida
  • Capote