Most Popular Yoruba-Language Feature Films
Mother of George
Adenike and Ayodele, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn, are having trouble conceiving a child - a problem that defies cultural expectations and leads Adenike to make a shocking decision that could either save or destroy her family. Dir: Andrew Dosunmu With: Danai Gurira, Isaach De Bankolé, Anthony Okungbowa Drama 107 mins.
Journey to the End of the Night
The tale of a son and his father separately plotting to escape the desolation of their lives in the lurid underworld of Brazil's sex industry... Dir: Eric Eason With: Brendan Fraser, Yasiin Bey, Scott Glenn Drama | Thriller 88 mins.
Dir: Kunle Afolayan With: Femi Adebayo, Ademola Adedoyin, Kayode Aderupoko Thriller
Tells the story of an African immigrant surviving on the fringes of New York City where music is his passion, life is a hustle and falling in love is his greatest risk. Dir: Andrew Dosunmu With: Hervé Diese, Mohamed Dione, Ger Duany Drama | Music 80 mins.
Romero's (Gabriel Afolayan) neighbourhood is in trouble. People are suddenly manifesting symptoms of rabid river blindness ... Dir: C.J. 'Fiery' Obasi With: Gabriel Afolayan, Jumoke Ayadi, Omowunmi Dada Horror | Thriller
Ijé: The Journey
Unprecedented in scope, "Ijé" tells a tale of Chioma, a child growing up in the Nigerian countryside... Dir: Chineze Anyaene With: Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Ulrich Que Drama 100 mins.
Man on Ground
Ade and Femi are expatriate Nigerian brothers. Ade is a successful banker in London, while Femi, once a political dissident in his home country... Dir: Akin Omotoso With: Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Fabian Adeoye Lojede, Fana Mokoena Drama 80 mins.
Dir: Ernesto Daranas With: Sílvia Águila, Carlos Ever Fonseca, Héctor Noas Drama
The illiterate population of the small town of Javé charge Antônio Biá with the mission of writing the story of the town... Dir: Eliane Caffé With: José Dumont, Nelson Xavier, Matheus Nachtergaele Drama 100 mins.
Based on a Nigerian novel, this story takes place over two days and tells the story about a single mother and her young son... Dir: Tunde Kelani With: Funke Akindele, Wole Ojo Drama 93 mins.