Black Hawk Down (2001) --  American troops caught in hostile territory in Mogadishu, Somalia, 1993.

Ilaria Alpi - Il pi crudele dei giorni (The Cruelest Day) (2002) woman war reporter in Somalia killed in the streets of Mogadishu March, 1994

Desert Flower (2009)  --  in Somalia a 13 year old girl runs away from her mother and an arranged marriage; she moves to London, becomes a model and then the UN spokeswoman against female circumcision