Comedies around the World

It's not true that comedy doesn't travel. These sub-titled wonders have us in stitches.
By
Josh Cabrita

Barakah Meets Barakah

A laid-back civil servant and wealthy video blogger struggle to make it as a modern couple amid strict Saudi social conventions.

I Am Not Madame Bovary

To qualify for an apartment reserved for singles, a married couple stages a divorce. But when her husband unexpectedly remarries, Li seeks justice.

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence

On an unsuccessful business trip selling gag gifts, a pair of salesmen are the center of absurdist stories and running jokes about human existence.

Wetlands

Antisocial teen Helen's only interest in other people is reuniting her divorced parents, and a freak shaving accident may hold the answer.

Dhanak

A movie-loving 10-year-old and her blind little brother trek to meet Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan for help in getting the boy an eye operation.

Umrika

An ambitious man leaves his small Indian village for America. But when his letters to home stop coming, his brother sets out on his own adventure.