Most Popular Amharic-Language Feature Films
Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against... Dir: Martin Campbell With: Clive Owen, Angelina Jolie, Linus Roache Adventure | Drama | Romance | War 127 mins.
A young lawyer travels to an Ethiopian village to represent Hirut, a 14-year-old girl who shot her would-be husband as he and others were practicing one of the nation's oldest traditions: abduction into marriage. Dir: Zeresenay Mehari With: Meron Getnet, Tizita Hagere, Abel Abebe Biography | Crime | Drama | History 99 mins.
When an Ethiopian boy moves in with distant relatives he takes his pet sheep with him but the upcoming holidays spell danger for his beloved friend. Dir: Yared Zeleke With: Rediat Amare, Kidist Siyum, Welela Assefa Drama | Family 94 mins.
A Sicilian family deals with the arrival of a group of immigrants on their island. Dir: Emanuele Crialese With: Filippo Pucillo, Donatella Finocchiaro, Beppe Fiorello Drama 88 mins.
Our figurine sized supermen hero embarks on an epic surreal journey that will take him across the Ethiopian post apocalyptic landscape in search of a way to get on the hovering spacecraft that for years has become a landmark in the skies. Dir: Miguel Llansó With: Daniel Tadesse, Tsegaye Abegaz, Shitaye Abraha Adventure | Fantasy | Mystery | Sci-Fi 68 mins.
Live and Become
In 1980 the black Falashas in Ethiopia are recognised as genuine Jews. In turn they are secretly carried to Israel... Dir: Radu Mihaileanu With: Yaël Abecassis, Roschdy Zem, Moshe Agazai Drama 140 mins.
Price of Love
A young Addis Ababa taxi driver gets caught up in the dark side of love, causing his taxi to be stolen. He finds himself stuck in a relationship with a prostitute, making him confront his past and discover what is the price of love. Dir: Hermon Hailay With: Fereweni Gebregergs, Kassahun Getatchew, Dawit Gulilat Drama 99 mins.
Running the streets of Rome in 1960, an unknown, barefooted Ethiopian man stunned the world by winning Olympic gold in the marathon... Dir: Davey Frankel, Rasselas Lakew With: Rasselas Lakew, Dag Malmberg, Ruta Gedmintas Biography | Drama 92 mins.
The Ethiopian intellectual Anberber returns to his native country during the repressive totalitarian... Dir: Haile Gerima With: Aaron Arefe, Abiye Tedla, Takelech Beyene Drama 140 mins.
Harvest: 3,000 Years
In Ethiopia; there is a slow boiling of a feud between a wealthy Lord and a protester who feels he is mistreating his laborers. While the viewer gets to closely examine the culture, conversations, and lives of the locals who surround them. Dir: Haile Gerima With: Kasu Asfaw, Gebru Kasa, Worke Kasa Drama 150 mins.