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YOUR destination for entertaining African movies from the continent’s most interesting filmmakers.

Every Friday and Tuesday, we debut award winning classics and brand new favorites in full length, celebrating the vibrancy and beauty of Africa.

Grab a bite and let us go on a journey!

Daughters of Donald

Full African Comedy Movie in English

Chief Donald intends to spend the rest of his life in perfect celibacy. But his adventurous past eventually catches up with him, when he suddenly discovers he fathered many children with several women during the days of his youth.

Genre
Comedy
Country
Nigeria
Year
2021
Director
Director Prince Xdon
Actors
Francis Eche Okoronkwo, Modesta Egbe, Joseph Daniels, Fred Ebere, Amaka Offor, Evan Okoro, Claudia Fonguh, Chioma Richmond, Wendy Angwi, Tarela S. Afore, Chioma Agogu, Gbubem Erefe
Production
BGC Melody Story
Length
138 min minutes

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A Hotel Called Memory

Full African Drama Movie

The narrative tells the story of Lola, recently separated from her husband in Lagos, and who will then try a fresh start in Zanzibar in the hope of forgetting the past and moving on with her life...

Language
Silent Movie
Genre
Drama, Silent Movie
Country
Nigeria
Year
2017
Director
Akin Omotoso
Actors
Nse Ikpe Etim, Abdi Hussein, Mmabatho Montsho, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Yoma Adedotun Adebiyi, Olivia Eyiyemi Rogbinyin a.o.
Production
Temple Productions
Length
102 minutes

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Marriage Beyond Love

Full African Movie

Two lovers, Clay and Miriam are separated by the scheme of jealous Rebecca. Clay is HIV positive after spending the night with Rebecca and therefore not allowed to marry Miriam, because her parents are against it. Miriam now has to make a hard choice between Clay and her family..

Language
English
Genre
Romantic, Drama
Country
South Africa
Year
2021
Director
Mmika Molemane
Actors
Cherry Amis, Mmika Molemane
Production
Marshal Gr8ve Production
Length
120 minutes

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Thandi

Full African Drama Movie in English

A woman abuses her child without knowing is her biological daughter.

Language
English
Genre
Drama
Country
South Africa
Year
2015
Director
Abongile Ntsatha
Actors
Neo Mohoalali, Buisile Sibiya, Sthandwa Nobuhle Mlungu, Mojalefa Ernest Mopeli, Sabelo Makhubo
Production
Extreme Films
Length
51 min minutes

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The Two Pilots

THE TWO PILOTS | Full African Comedy Movie in English | Twi Movies

Ghanian Comdey strarring Kwadwo Nkansah (Lil Win) and Richard Asante tells the story of two friends who come up with several schemes to dupe unsuspecting individuals of huge amounts of money. However, fate soon catches up with them and they find themselves entangled in a complicated situation with law enforcement. Their only means of escape is to hijack a plane and they find themselves caught between being ‘free but dead’ or ‘alive but not free’.

Language
Twi
Genre
Comedy
Country
Ghana
Year
2019
Director
Jones Agyeman
Actors
Kwadwo Nkansah (Lil Win), Richard Asante, Akwasi Boadi & Kwaku Manu
Production
Royal Image
Length
88 min minutes

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Deranged

Full African Crime Drama with English Subtitles

Julie is a seventeen year old school girl. She mysteriously gets impregnated by an unidentified man and the father disowns her which lands her broken life into the hands of a hopeless psychotic guy Tembo.

Language
Luganda
Genre
Crime, Drama
Country
Uganda
Year
2018
Director
T.west Ttabu Wasswa Stephen
Actors
T.west and Bikoomi Samue
Production
Diamond Tele Pictures
Length
72 minutes

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Twisted Minds

Full African Action Drama in English

Helen is going through a lot of psychological torture and stigma. Her mind stigmatized of crime which happened to her when she met Caesar on social media: She trusted him and when they agreed to meet one day, Caesar raped her and 3 months later Helen discovered she is pregnant. 

Language
Luganda, English
Genre
Action, Drama, Thriller
Country
Uganda
Year
2018
Director
Zziwa Aaron Alone
Actors
Robert Ernest Bbumba, Dianah Nabatanzi, Sara Kaire, Nathan WATONGOLA, Atugumya Mercy, Zziwa Aaron Alone, Warakira Eddie FAROUK, Namukwaya Sharon Kigongo, Bbwanika Baale Felix
Production
Zarron motion pictures
Length
75 minutes

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Wayunagu

Full African Action Movie in English

A former Kickboxer from the United States named Ivan, returns to his native land of Honduras. After a botched robbery and accidental murder of a teenager, Ivan finds himself being hunted by a group of machete wielding bandits . Lost, injured and alone, Ivan must discover himself in the jungles of Honduras and face his fears, in order to save his own life...
 

Language
Garifuna, Spanish and English
Genre
Action, Drama, Crime
Country
Nigeria, USA
Year
2017
Director
Christopher R. Miles
Actors
Angela Valeria, Fidencio (Bruno) Velasquez, Wendy Yuleida Martinez Valerio, Julio (Luca) Lucayo
Production
LakeStreet Films
Length
88 minutes

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The Boda Boda Thieves

Full African Drama Movie in English

Even though he is only 15 years old, when his father is injured in road accident Abel takes up the responsibility of manning the family Boda Boda to provide for the family. Abel however, is always on the lookout for a shortcut and when a local hustler offer’s him the chance of being a snatch and grab get-away driver, he lurches headlong into a world of easy money and quick thrill.

 

Language
Luganda
Genre
Drama
Country
Uganda, South Africa, Kenya, Germany
Year
2015
Director
Donald Mugisha, James Tayler
Actors
Hassan ‘Spike’ Insingoma, Prossy Rukundo, Saul Mwesigwa, Michael Wawuyo, Peace Birungi
Production
Switch Films, Augenschein Filmproduktion
Length
96 min minutes
Festivals / Awards
Durban International Film Festival 2015

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The Right Path

Full African Drama in English

A mother realizes she has to change the parenting of her children, which leads to bad consequences.

Madam Reachel's love for her children blinds her, whenever her husband Mr. Steven tries correcting their mistakes, she gets upset. Tragedy comes in when they attend a friend's daughter's birthday party. Reachel realizes that her children's behaviours are bad. She has to take immediate action on them, not knowing that it will take away the family's happiness.

Genre
Family Drama
Country
Uganda
Year
2018
Director
Mukisa Prosie Kenisha
Actors
MUKISA PROSIE KENISHA, ALEX KAKOOZA, MUSASIZI LINDA, LUSWATA JEREMIAH, NAMUBIRU RESTY, VIVIAN KINTU
Production
GLORIUS MOTION PICTURES
Length
60min minutes

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Veve

Full African Action Movie

VEVE follows the lives of multiple characters trying to find themselves in a world of political intrigue, revenge, love and longings for success complemented by the background of the thriving yet unregulated veve business.

Language
Swahili, English, Igembe, Somali
Genre
Action
Country
Kenya
Year
2014
Director
Simon Mukali
Actors
Emo Rugene, Lizz Njagah, Conrad Makeni, Lowry Odhiambo, Adam Peevers, Victor Munyua and others
Production
One Fine Days Films, Ginger Ink Films
Length
94 minutes
Festivals / Awards
Kalasha Awards 2015: Best Feature, Director, Production Designer

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Soul Boy

Full African Drama Movie in English

Nairobi, Kenya: 14 year- old Abila and his friend Shiku begin a adventurous journey, facing seven challenging tasks to rescue the soul of his father.

Language
Swahili, Kikuyu, English
Genre
Children & Youth Drama
Country
Kenya
Year
2010
Director
Hawa Essuman
Actors
Oris Erhuero, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Ama K. Abebrese
Production
One Fine Days Films, Ginger Ink Films Kenya
Length
60 min minutes
Festivals / Awards
Kenya International Film Festival 2010: Best East African Film

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Something Necessary

Full African Drama Movie in English

Kenya 2007: Following the results of the disputed presidential elections, widespread violence erupts. Gangs of unemployed youth incited by politicians take to the streets all over the country.

Language
Swahili, Kikuyu, English
Genre
Drama
Country
Kenya
Year
2013
Director
Judy Kibinge
Actors
Susan Wanjiru, Walter Kipchumba Lagat, David Koprotich Mutai, Anne a.o.
Production
One Fine Days Films, Ginger Ink Films
Length
85min minutes

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Ndoto Za Elibidi

The Dreams of Elibidi

The story pivots around acceptance and love as its colorful protagonist come to terms with HIV and ghetto life. Cutting back and forth from fiction to documentary, it was originally devised as a stage play for actors from the Nairobi slums.

Language
Swahili
Genre
Drama
Country
Kenya
Year
2010
Director
Kamau Wa Ndungu & Nick Reding
Actors
Ednah Daisy, Sharleen Njeri, Godfrey Ojiambo
Production
S.A.F.E. Kenya
Length
75 minutes
Festivals / Awards
Kenya International Film Festival, Nairobi 2010: Special Jury Prize

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Matshwenyego

Full African Drama in English

Mr. Mojela finds himself being unable to cope with the stress or raising his only teenage daughter Matshwenyego after the death of his wife. To add salt to the wound the daughter falls pregnant and the boy responsible wants nothing to do with her.

Language
English
Genre
Drama
Country
South Africa
Year
2018
Director
Makgalema Lennox Thobela
Actors
Manamalala Kenneth Sekgobela, Rebone Makgolane, Happiness Lerato Magabe, Thabang Matheba, Phomolo Ronny Maditsi, Makgalema Lennox Thobela, Joanah Lesufi
Production
Rural Films Production
Length
66 minutes

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Leaking Womb

Full African Drama Movie in English

Leaking Womb tells the story of brother and sister, Yaya and Pete who loose their child Hilda to a barren society in need of a child.

Language
Kiswahili
Genre
Drama, Thriller
Country
Kenya
Year
2018
Director
William Oswekha
Actors
Said Ngatha Hassan, Kendy Widad, William Oswekha, Beverly Simiyu, Andrew amau, Catherine Wanjiku, Ngumi Wang'ombe, Claire Chebet
Production
Seeglobe Production
Length
148 min minutes

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Katutura

Full African Drama Movie

Katutura follows a group of characters experiencing the gravity of living in a township. There is crime, drug abuse, violence, but it also shows the strength of the community as well as the busting creativity in the place where we do not belong.

Language
English
Genre
Action
Country
Namibia
Year
2016
Director
Florian Schott
Actors
Chops Tshoopara, Obed Emvula, Gift Uzera, Odile Müller a.o.
Production
Tulilane Entertainment
Length
102 minutes
Festivals / Awards
Winner of seven Namibia Theatre and Film Awards 2017

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Kati Kati

Full African Drama

Without recollection of her death, young Kaleche has to come to terms with the afterlife by remembering what she left behind.

Language
Swahili, English
Genre
Drama
Country
Kenya
Year
2016
Director
Mbhiti Masya
Actors
Nyokabi Gethaiga, Elsaphan Njora, Paul Ogola a.o.
Production
One Fine Days Films, Ginger Ink Films
Length
75 min minutes
Festivals / Awards
Toronto International Film Festival 2016: Prize of International Federation of Film

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Jomako Black Democracy

Full African Drama

A poetic artist in Zambia stands out for peace in his country.

Language
English
Genre
Drama
Country
Zambia
Year
2018
Director
Abraham Kabwe
Actors
Abraham Kabwe, Natasha Chisiku, Joyce Kalema K., Musnda Chewe, Mr. Banda, Tracy Beenzu, Joshua Katope
Production
Ak Films Zambia
Length
80 min minutes

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Just Not Married

Full African Comedy

Just not Married' is a movie about a team of Ghetto kids who resort to stealing cars under the guise of being married

Genre
Comedy
Country
Nigeria
Year
2016
Director
Patrick Uduak-Obong
Actors
Judith Audu, Stan Nze, Rotimi Salami, Ijeoma Grace Agu, Roland Obutu, Brutus Richard, Perpetua Adefemi, Gregory Ojefua
Production
Judith Audu Productions
Length
90 min minutes
Festivals / Awards
Best of Nollywood Awards 2016: Best Actress, Eko International Film Festival 2016: Best Nigerian Film

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Jewel in the Sand

Full African Melodrama in English

A teacher from the city is posted to the countryside where there is high rate of truancy and huge challenges arise when he meets an intelligent disabled girl whose likeness for him sends him through a series of problems.

Language
Setswana, English
Genre
Melodrama
Country
Botswana
Year
2020
Director
Abraham Kabwe
Actors
Tlotlanang Ndlove, Spark Makala, Letsomo la Tshipa, Ambrose Baipidi, Queen Royal, Mandela U. Johnes, Keaobaka Panny Seakgosing, David Mbinda
Production
Ak Films Zambia in association with Lenswood
Length
80min minutes

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Dalitso

Full African Action Movie in English

What seemed to be the bright future for Mercy turned out to be hell when her stepfather Mr. Banda forced himself on her Devastating her school and social life. Her own mother won't contain the situation after learning that Mercy is even worse pregnant.

Language
English
Genre
Drama, Action
Country
Zambia
Year
2019
Director
Abraham Kabwe
Actors
Tracy Beenzu Kabwe, Naomi Siamulapani, Adams Mbewe, Wwambo Tau Mufaweli, Cecelia Mwansa, Franciah Zulu, Monty Dukulu
Production
Ak Films Zambia in association with ISO MEDIA
Length
60min minutes

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Cartel the Genesis

Full African Action Movie

A Narcotics Investigative Unit agent trained by the Drug Enforcement Administration of the United States is is motivated to hunt and bring to justice all persons involved in the importation/exportation and distribution of illegal drugs.Language English Genre Action, Detective Country Ghana Year 2015 Director Pascal Amanfo Actors Adjetey Anang, Prince David Osei, Joselin Dumas, Kofi Buckno Production Marshal Gr8ve Production Length 103 minutes

Language
English
Genre
Action, Detective
Country
Ghana
Year
2015
Director
Pascal Amanfo
Actors
Adjetey Anang, Prince David Osei, Joselin Dumas, Kofi Buckno
Production
Marshal Gr8ve Production
Length
103 minutes

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Nairobi Half Life

Full African Drama Movie in English

A young aspiring actor from upcountry Kenya dreams of becoming a success in the big city. In pursuit of this and to the chagrin of his brother and parents, he makes his way to Nairobi: the city of opportunity. He quickly understands why Nairobi is nicknamed Nairobbery as he is robbed of all his money and belongings and left alone in a city where he doesn’t know a soul. Luck, or the lack of it, brings him face to face with two groups of downtown crooks and he forms a friendship with a young small time gang leader who takes him in. Drawn into a new world of theft and violence, he still tries to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. Keeping the two worlds seperate proves to be a contest for him as he struggles to survive in this unknown world called Nairobi. #kenyandrama #fullmovie #tidpix #africanmovie #254

Language
Swahil, Kikuyu, English
Genre
Drama
Country
Kenya
Year
2012
Director
Tosh Gitonga
Actors
Joseph Wairimu, Olwenya Maina, Nancy Wanjiku Karanja, Mugambi Nthiga, Paul Ogola
Production
One Fine Days Films, Ginger Ink Films
Length
96min minutes

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