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.
Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her... Dir: Zeresenay Mehari With: Meron Getnet, Tizita Hagere, Haregewine Assefa Drama 99 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.
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.
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, Selam Tesfayie Adventure | Fantasy | Mystery | Sci-Fi 68 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.
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.
Dir: Yared Zeleke With: Rediat Amare, Kidist Siyum, Wolela Assefa
13 Months of Sunshine
A drama about two Ethiopians who enter a marriage of convenience and struggle to maintain traditional values as they strive toward their dreams. Dir: Yehdego Abeselom With: Sammy Amare, Tsion Fikreselassie, Salem Dawit Drama | Romance 98 mins.
In 1896, Ethiopia, an African nation, largely armed with spears and knives, defeats a well-equipped and organized Italian military bent on colonization. Dir: Haile Gerima Drama | War 97 mins.