Movies and TV shows set in tunisia

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in tunisia ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, humorous, serious, semi serious and suspense films and TV shows about / with family relations, police, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, mother son relationship, youth, female director and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres shot in France, Tunisia, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as tunisia: The Wedding Song (2008), The String (2009), Of Skin and Men (2017), The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999), The Silences of the Palace (1994), Arab Blues (2019), The Vultures (1984), A Summer in La Goulette (1996), As I Open My Eyes (2015), Scoundrel in White (1972).

List of movies set in tunisia

The Wedding Song (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewess who are both preparing for their marriages.
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, erotic, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, coming of age, forced marriage, friendship, life is a bitch, injustice, holocaust, loss of virginity, sex, society, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: tunisia, africa
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 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay love, romance, coming out, gays and lesbians, lgbt, love and romance, homecoming, gender, couples, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tunisia, france, paris france, mediterranean sea
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Of Skin and Men (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Amel is a young photographer. When she loses her husband, her life changes. Encouraged by her father-in-law, she takes a taste of life by photographing street boys. Without fear of being scandalous, she makes the choice to look at men as men look at ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sexy
Plot: female photographer, father in law, seduction, beefcake, male female relationship, muscleman, relationships, seductive man, muslim, muslim girl, koran, sugar daddy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tunisia, north africa
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Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (1990)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Tunisia, France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Noura dangles uncertainly in that difficult netherworld between childhood and adulthood. His growing libido has gotten him banned from the women's baths, where his mother took him when he was younger, but he's not yet old ...
Style: erotic, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, circumcision, bathhouse, female nudity, sexual awakening, youth, sensuality, erotica, boy, summer, traumatic childhood, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: tunisia, africa
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The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the sexual development of a filmmaker through three stages of his life.
Style: sexual, erotic, non-linear, sexy, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, innocence lost, forbidden love, elderly lovers, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexualized violence, male nudity, erotica, sex, desert, sexuality, multiple storylines ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, stone age
Place: england, tunisia, africa, usa, london ...
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The Silences of the Palace (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The death of a prince brings a young woman back to the palace where she was born into servitude. The lingering legacy of the harem is brought into light from behind frosted windows and velvet curtains.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, bleak, contemplative
Plot: master and servant, feminism, feminist, friendship, parents and children, unwanted pregnancy, discrimination, captivity, destiny, haunted by the past, bondage, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tunisia
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 6.3
 3K
Arab Blues (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Selma, a psychoanalyst, deals with a cast of colorful new patients after returning home to Tunisia to open a practice.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: psychotherapy, female psychologist, new job, ambition, problem solving, job, aspiration, psychology, society, social relations, family, coping ...
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
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 6.1
 2K
The Vultures (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: April 5, 1943: a battalion of the Foreign Legion arrives in El Ksour, Tunisia, to escort a fortune in gold bars to the home front. A German ambush awaits, and all but four die. Thanks to the street smarts of Sergeant Augagneur, the Legionnaires ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: foreign legion, world war two, war, military life, adventure, dishonesty, heroic mission, heist, cons and scams, couple relations, anti war, military ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943
Place: tunisia
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A Summer in La Goulette (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisi, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, sicilian and catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French and Jewish. They would like to have their first sexual ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, coming of age, nudity (full frontal - brief), bittersweet, loss of virginity, youth, best friends, society, love and romance, religions or cults, friends, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
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As I Open My Eyes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium, United Arab Emirates, Switzerland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tunis, summer 2010, a few months before the Revolution: Farah, 18 years old, has just graduated and her family already sees her as a future doctor. But she doesn't have the same idea. She sings in a political rock band, has a passion for life, ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, sincere, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: parent child relationship, rebellious daughter, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, music band, drunkenness, corruption, woman, women, rebellious youth, teenage rebellion, jealousy ...
Time: year 2010
Place: tunisia
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Scoundrel in White (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jean-Paul Belmondo plays Paul, a former womanizer who marries the head of the medical department's "unattractive" daughter Christine because he thinks attractive women can't be trusted and make poor wives. A car accident leaves ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, sex comedy ...
Plot: doctor nurse relationship, dangerous attraction, romance, sexy nurse, prejudice, sexual relations, love triangle, obsession, love and romance, satire, machismo, clinic ...
Time: 70s
Place: tunisia, france, africa
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 6.5
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Noura's Dream (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, Belgium, France, Qatar, Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With her abusive husband in jail and a coveted divorce pending, hardworking Noura can almost grasp a happy, new life with lover Lassaad — but when the best-laid plans are upended, Noura must tap her unshakable will to fulfill her dream.
Plot: troubled relationship, prison, male rape, assault, hospital, police, adultery, interrogation, prison visit, divorce, single mother, female protagonist ...
Place: north africa, tunisia
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 6.3
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The Last of Us (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Tunisia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Lebanon
Duration: 95 min.
Story: N is coming from the desert to reach the north of Africa and make an illegal crossing to Europe. Alone in Tunisia, he decides to cross the solitary sea. He steals a boat and begins his journey, but it soon sinks into the water. From that moment, N ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: migrant, sea, boat accident, shipwreck, nature, surrealism, robbery, trap, disappearance, beach, cat, rainstorm ...
Place: tunisia
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Beauty and the Dogs (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Tunisia, France, Sweden, Norway, Lebanon, Qatar, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mariam just wanted to enjoy the night, when a tragic event occurs. Despite the trauma, the pretty tunisian student is determined to go to the police. But what can be done when your persecutor is your only chance?
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: rape, student, female protagonist, party, police, police station, police brutality, policewoman, sexual assault, women, crimes, woman ...
Place: tunisia
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 4.6
 902
Low Cost (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Passengers on a low cost flight from Djerba to Beauvais have their patience tested to destruction when their departure is delayed for eight hours because of a fault with the plane's air-conditioning. In the end, they are so fed up that they ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Plot: airplane, rebellion, nothing goes right, rebelliousness, disorder, friends, fear of flying, satire, tourist, passenger, travel agency, humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tunisia, europe, france, africa
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 7.3
 1K
A Son (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Lebanon, Qatar
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tunisia, summer 2011. The holiday to the South of the country ends in disaster for Fares, Meriem and their 10-year-old son Aziz, when he is accidentally shot in an ambush. His injury will change their lives: Aziz needs a liver transplant, which ...
Plot: existentialism, teenager, corruption, surgeon, picnic, dehumanization, hospital, fatherhood, biological father, organ donation, emergency room, ambush ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: africa, tunisia, libya, north africa
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 5.1
 121
Rolf (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mercenary takes revenge on bad guys. The Last Mercenary, a thrilling story of violence... of a rare man... a man trying to forget his past. The story of a man's buring vengence, an avenger who cannot forgive. Neither threats nor traps can stop ...
Style: cult film
Plot: revenge, murder, rape, rape and revenge, police, helicopter, mercenary, death, attempted rape, holiday, child murder, female nudity ...
Place: africa, tunisia
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The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WWII, it is a propaganda nightmare for the allies. The generals are all 1 star and refuse to take orders from each other in order to plan an escape. Harry Frigg is a private who has escaped from the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous
Plot: world war two, escape, countess, heist, prison escape, daring rescue, adventure, hidden identity, dishonesty, heroes, escapades, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: italy, london, tunisia
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 4.7
 2K
Lemon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man watches his life unravel after he is left by his blind girlfriend.
Style: funny, ironic, witty, humorous
Plot: blindness, 40 year old, self pity, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, audition, theatrical agent, actor, father son relationship, sister sister relationship, dating, acting class, photographer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, milwaukee wisconsin, new york, india, japan ...
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The Sun Assassinated (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Algeria, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The poet Jean Sénac is also a radio presenter. A Pied-noir, he opted to stay in Algeria after the country achieved independence in 1962. Ten years later he is monitored by the police of the present regime. His poems have a large public following ...
Plot: anarchist, lgbt, arab, homosexuality, assassin, poet, poetry reading, stage
Place: tunisia
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 6.5
 37
The Magic (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, Algeria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tunisia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1995
Plot: filmmaker, street life, filmmaking, child abandonment, poverty, urban setting, autobiography, obsession, friend, friendship, boy, hut ...
Place: tunisia
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Inspector Tahar's Holiday (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Algeria
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Directed by Moussa Haddad.
Style: funny
Plot: porter, stealing a car, married woman, vice squad, magic show, tourism, cross dressing, tourist, hotel, running out of gas, talking to oneself in a mirror, tourist guide
Time: 70s
Place: algeria, africa, tunisia
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Her Odd Tastes (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman embarks on a worldwide quest for sexual fulfillment, experimenting in the exotic jungles of Africa to the swinging beaches of California, no desire left unfulfilled.
Style: sex comedy, surprise ending, tragic ending, twist ending, parody
Plot: incest, lesbian sex, satanism, attempted rape, female nudity, belly dancer, hedonism, sex, erotica, threesome, satanic ritual, incestuous relationship ...
Place: hong kong, africa, south africa, asia, tunisia
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King Conqueror (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Fantasy, History, War
Country: Spain
Story: The life and battles of James I, King of Aragon (a.k.a. King Conqueror), the most renowned of the Spanish medieval kings of Aragon (1213-1276), who added the Kingdom of Valencia, the Kingdom of Majorca and the County of Barcelona to his realm and ...
Plot: medieval, ancient, dynasty, military, king, monarchy, prince, queen, a vision, conqueror, conquering, battles ...
Time: middle ages
Place: barcelona, mallorca, hungary, france, tunisia
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Making of, le dernier film (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Tunisia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Tunisian breakdancer falls in with fundamentalists with designs to turn the young man into a suicide bomber.
Plot: assault, impersonation, police officer, male female relationship, father son relationship, singer, money, husband wife relationship, teacher, police, death, bomb ...
Time: september 11 2001
Place: tunisia
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The Magic Box (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview yet
Plot: singer, marriage, drunkenness, father son relationship, flashback, dysfunctional family, uncle nephew relationship, projectionist, brothel, van, circumcision, marital problem ...
Place: tunisia
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 803
Hamilton (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 188 min.
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Story: Swedish intelligence agent Carl Hamilton gets busy when it is discovered that a group of Soviet rebels intend to smuggle a nuclear weapons robot through Sweden. Carl and his colleague must risk life and limb to stop the uprising.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear threat, escapades, secret agents, undercover, arms dealing, government agency, chase, super weapon, heroic mission, husband wife relationship, assassination, spy ...
Time: 90s
Place: eastern europe, libya, tunisia, sahara, stockholm sweden ...
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 7.0
 106K
The X Files (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ufo, alien, conspiracy, first contact, fbi, conspiracy theory, chase, evil alien, virus, mystery, paranoia, twists and turns ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, washington d.c., london, europe, usa ...
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 7.1
 246K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: factual, tense, bad ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, nazism, hitler, nazi germany, conspiracy, resistance, politics, wehrmacht, espionage, german ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, africa, poland, europe ...
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 6.0
 784
Table for Five (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: J.P. Tannen (Jon Voight) wants a second chance to be a father to his children ... but someone else has taken his place. Determined not to just be a friendly 'uncle' in their lives, he gets permission from his ex-wife Kathleen (Millie ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, touching, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: cruise ship, coming of age, cruise, family relations, divorce, youth, family vacation, family problems, couples, human nature, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: mediterranean sea, europe, cairo egypt, greece, africa ...
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