City of Joy

DR Congo - C. Africa

Madaleine Gavin | Release date: Oct 8, 2017

Devastated by 20 years of violence, the eastern part of The Democratic Republic of Congo is often referred to as “the worst place in the world to be a woman.” This film brings a different story from the region. City of Joy follows the first class of women at a revolutionary lea...

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Supa Modo

Kenya - E. Africa

Likarion Wainaina | Release date: Jun 22, 2018

Supa Modo is the story of a young girl whose dream of becoming a superhero is threatened by terminal illness, inspiring her village to rally together to make her dream come true.

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Five Fingers for Marseilles

South Africa - S. Africa

Michael Matthews | Release date: Sep 8, 2017

Twenty years ago, the young ‘Five Fingers’ fought for the rural town of Marseilles, against brutal police oppression. Now, after fleeing in disgrace, freedom-fighter-turned-‘outlaw’ Tau returns to Marseilles, seeking only a peaceful pastoral life. When he finds the ...

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I Am Not A Witch

Zambia - S. Africa

Rungano Nyoni | Release date: Sep 8, 2017

Following a banal incident in her local village, 8-year old girl Shula is accused of witchcraft. After a short trial she is found guilty, taken into state custody and exiled to a witch camp in the middle of a desert. At the camp she takes part in an initiation ceremony where she is shown t...

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Watu Wote: All of Us

Kenya - E. Africa

Katja Benrath | Release date: Nov 15, 2017

For a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.

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Banana Island Ghost

Nigeria - W. Africa

BB Sasore | Release date: Aug 4, 2017

Banana Island Ghost tells the story of a ghost who is scared to go to heaven because he doesn’t have a soulmate, so convinces God to give him three days to fall in love. He is paired with the cantankerous Ijeoma who will do anything to save her father’s house in Banana Island from the ...

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Makala

DR Congo - C. Africa

Emmanuel Gras | Release date: Sep 9, 2017

Trials tribulation dreams and aspirations of a young farmer earning a living making and selling charcoal in Congo. “Movies are like a machine that generates empathy,” Roger Ebert once said. His sentiment is exemplified by Makala, a simple story of one man’s labour told ...

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Rafiki

Kenya - E. Africa

Wanuri Kahiu | Release date: May 9, 2018

  “Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

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A Hotel Called Memory

Nigeria - W. Africa

Akin Omotoso | Release date: Sep 29, 2017

A Hotel Called Memory is a tone poem set in Lagos, Zanzibar, and Cape Town. Lola, recently separated from her husband in Lagos, seeks solace in Zanzibar, hoping to forget the past and move on with her life. Easier said than done.

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The Harvesters/Die Stropers

South Africa - S. Africa

Etienne Kallos | Release date: May 14, 2018

An isolated and conservative farming region in rural South Africa is the stronghold for Afrikaans white, minority culture, obsessed with strength and masculinity. In this world Janno exists – different, secretive and emotionally frail. One day his mother, who is fiercely religious, b...

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