Most Popular Lingala-Language Feature Films
The Good Shepherd
The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life. Dir: Robert De Niro With: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro Drama | History | Thriller 167 mins.
Somewhere in Sub-Saharan Africa, Komona, a 14-year-old girl, tells her unborn child growing inside her the story of her life since she has been at war. Everything started when she was abducted by the rebel army at the age of 12. Dir: Kim Nguyen With: Rachel Mwanza, Alain Lino Mic Eli Bastien, Serge Kanyinda Drama | War 90 mins.
Riva is an operator, a man with charm and ambition in equal measure. Kinshasa is an inviting place. With petrol in short supply in DRC's capital... Dir: Djo Munga With: Patsha Bay, Manie Malone, Diplome Amekindra Drama | Thriller 98 mins.
The true story of the rise to power and brutal assassination of the formerly vilified and later redeemed leader of the independent Congo... Dir: Raoul Peck With: Eriq Ebouaney, Alex Descas, Théophile Sowié Biography | Drama | History | War 115 mins.
A film crew follow a group of children that live rough on Kinshasa's streets. The children are thought of as shegues, or witches, by many adults including their families. The kids' desire is to make money and music. Dir: Marc-Henri Wajnberg With: Gabi Bolenge, Bebson Elemba, Joël Eziegue Drama 85 mins.
Nous irons vivre ailleurs
Dir: Nicolas Karolszyk With: Christian Mupondo, Léticia Belliccini, Abdou Ndende Drama 67 mins.
Justin & Almina leave Paris and hitch-hike to Nevers. Dir: Émilie Lamoine With: Alvie Bitemo, Jean-Christophe Folly, Roch Amédet Banzouzi Drama 70 mins.
Journalist Silvia travels to the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo to shoot a documentary film... Dir: Markus Passera With: Silvia Fink, Muhindo Bonne-Annee, Richard Kasareka Drama 93 mins.
Les derniers survivants
Dir: Arnaud Toussaint With: Lola Bonnard, Tristan Bonnard, Loïc Brabant Drama | Mystery 85 mins.
La rançon d'une alliance
For the first time in African cinema, the taboo subject of slavery amongst Africans in the pre-colonial period is dealt with in this story of tribal relations. Dir: Sébastien Kamba 95 mins.