100 THE BEST FILMS in AFRICA Top African movies

List still in progress ... 233 Films where the action happens in Africa .

if U know some good film missed here just send the comment i put your chosen movie on the list

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now list is reordered to 30 first best titles ... rest of without order so if you thing that some fims deserves better position just send me message !

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TSOTSI is the best :) but i remember HOTEL RWANDA i saw ten years ago ...woow this was awesome - (i'mean - HORRIBLE) This film is one of the best movies i ever saw is very "touched" ALL WORLD SHOULD SEE THIS !!!

If U don't saw TSOTSI and HOTEL RWANDA you are not the real cinema-fan

first 30 movies from my list U simply must watch soon as possible :)

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1.
Hotel Rwanda (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda. (121 mins.)
Director: Terry George
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

without doubt the best ... but of course U have right to say your word ...

FILM IN MY OPINION 9.9/10 ” - panerai
 
2.
Tsotsi (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Six days in the violent life of a young Johannesburg gang leader. (94 mins.)
Director: Gavin Hood
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
my favorite film ~!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

FILM IN MY OPINION 9.8/10 ” - panerai
 
3.
The Last King of Scotland (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970's. (123 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
“ story , Forest , all .... very good movie
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
woooow !!!!!! must see !!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 9/10 ” - panerai
 
4.
The First Grader (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau veteran who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford. (103 mins.)
Director: Justin Chadwick
“ amazing story based on true events

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

based on the true story - wooooow !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.8/10 ” - panerai
 
5.
Beasts of No Nation (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country. (137 mins.)
“ 
HIT HIT HIT HIT HIT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
HIT HIT HIT HIT HIT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
HIT HIT HIT HIT HIT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


I SAW THIS FILM 3 JAN.2016 ” - panerai
 
6.
The Bang Bang Club (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A drama based on the true-life experiences of four combat photographers capturing the final days of apartheid in South Africa. (106 mins.)
Director: Steven Silver
“ based on the true story , worth to see
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.2/10 ” - panerai
 
7.
The Battle of Algiers (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government. (121 mins.)
“ classic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.5/10 ” - panerai
 
8.
Sometimes in April (2005 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Debra Winger, Oris Erhuero and Idris Elba star in this drama framed by the Rwandan genocide. (140 mins.)
Director: Raoul Peck
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
yes , if U dont saw this movie U must see quickly ...
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.4/10 ” - panerai
 
9.
Beyond the Gates (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In April 1994, after the airplane of the Hutu President of Rwanda is shot down, the Hutu militias slaughter the Tutsi population... (115 mins.)
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.3/10 ” - panerai
 
10.
Desert Flower (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while... (120 mins.)
Director: Sherry Hormann
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.3/10 ” - panerai
 
11.
Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young hoodlum's rise from a small-time criminal to a powerful crime entrepreneur during the turbulent years before and after the fall of apartheid. (119 mins.)
Director: Ralph Ziman
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
woow realy good film !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.2/10 ” - panerai
 
12.
Yesterday (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After falling ill, Yesterday learns that she is HIV positive. With her husband in denial and young daughter to tend to, Yesterday's one goal is to live long enough to see her child go to school. (90 mins.)
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8.2/10 ” - panerai
 
13.
War Witch (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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. (90 mins.)
Director: Kim Nguyen
“ FILM IN MY OPINION 8.4/10 ” - panerai
 
14.
Timbuktu (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives -- which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith -- abruptly disturbed. (97 mins.)
“ woow !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
watched 1 09 2015 ....

7.4/10 ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, realy worth to see ” - panerai
 
15.
Queen of Katwe (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess. (124 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
16.
Zulu (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Outnumbered British soldiers do battle with Zulu warriors at Rorke's Drift. (138 mins.)
Director: Cy Endfield
“ FILM IN MY OPINION 8.1/10 ” - panerai
 
17.
Blood Diamond (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond. (143 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
“ Film Set in Africa +++++++++++++++++


!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
FILM IN MY OPINION 8/10 ” - panerai
 
18.
White Material (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Amidst turmoil and racial conflict in a Francophone African state, a white French woman fights for her coffee crop, her family and ultimately for her life. (106 mins.)
Director: Claire Denis
“ FILM IN MY OPINION 8/10 ” - panerai
 
19.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them. (129 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
“ FILM IN MY OPINION 8.8/10 ” - panerai
 
20.
Shaka Zulu (1986 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A historical account on the life of the Zulu king Shaka. (300 mins.)
“ i remember when i was young ...
FILM IN MY OPINION 8/10 ” - panerai
 
21.
Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock n roller, Rodriguez. (86 mins.)
“ 9/10 ” - panerai
 
22.
Out of Africa (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter. (161 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
“ !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ” - panerai
 
23.
Invictus (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. (134 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
24.
The English Patient (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair. (162 mins.)
 
25.
Tears of the Sun (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A Special-Ops commander leads his team into the Nigerian jungle in order to rescue a doctor who will only join them if they agree to save 70 refugees too. (121 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
 
26.
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sam Childers is a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been forced to become soldiers. (129 mins.)
Director: Marc Forster
 
27.
The Good Lie (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of Sudanese refugees given the chance to resettle in America arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives. (110 mins.)
 
28.
Stander (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The life and career of Andre Stander, a South African police officer turned bank robber. (111 mins.)
Director: Bronwen Hughes
 
29.
Tabu (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A restless retired woman teams up with her deceased neighbor's maid to seek out a man who has a secret connection to her past life as a farm owner at the foothill of Mount Tabu in Africa. (118 mins.)
Director: Miguel Gomes
 
30.
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A bridge engineer and an experienced old hunter begin a hunt for two lions after they start attacking local construction workers. (110 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hopkins
 
31.
The White Massai (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A girl, Carola, whose vacation in Kenya takes an interesting turn when she becomes infatuated with a Masai... (131 mins.)
 
32.
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa. (141 mins.)
Director: Justin Chadwick
 
33.
Nowhere in Africa (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A German Jewish refugee family moves to and adjusts to a farm life in 1930s Kenya. (141 mins.)
Director: Caroline Link
 
34.
The Power of One (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An English boy, living in Africa during World War II, through his boxing prowess, becomes a symbol of hope, in a time of war. (127 mins.)
 
35.
The Constant Gardener (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife's murder, big business, and corporate corruption. (129 mins.)
 
36.
The Siege of Jadotville (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Irish Commandant Pat Quinlan leads a stand off with troops against French and Belgian Mercenaries in the Congo during the early 1960s. (108 mins.)
Director: Richie Smyth
 
37.
Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A South-African preacher goes to search for his wayward son who has committed a crime in the big city. (106 mins.)
 
38.
The Curlew's Cry (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
This compelling tale of love and betrayal, set in the upper Egyptian countryside, follows the story... (109 mins.)
Director: Henry Barakat
“ 7.7/10 ” - panerai
 
39.
Brightness (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young man with magical powers journeys to his uncle to request help in fighting his sorcerer father. (105 mins.)
 
40.
The Last Lions (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Fifty years ago there were close to half-a-million lions in Africa. Today there are around 20,000. To make matters worse... (88 mins.)
Director: Dereck Joubert
“ woow ” - panerai
 
41.
Asmaa (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A woman who suffers from AIDS decides not to surrender to the fatal disease. She exerts huge efforts in trying to recover or by helping those who suffer the same disease by giving them glimmers of hope. (96 mins.)
Director: Amr Salama
“ 8/10 ” - panerai
 
42.
London River (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two strangers come to discover the fate of their respective children in the 2005 terrorist attacks on London. (84 mins.)
 
43.
Lord of War (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An arms dealer confronts the morality of his work as he is being chased by an Interpol agent. (122 mins.)
Director: Andrew Niccol
 
44.
District 9 (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology. (112 mins.)
Director: Neill Blomkamp
 
45.
Beautiful People (1974 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Hilarious documentary on the wildlife of the Namib Desert. (92 mins.)
Director: Jamie Uys
“ ok ” - panerai
 
46.
Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A group of children living on the street leave their gang, prompting retribution from the gang's leader. After one of the children dies, the rest try to come up with the resources to give their friend a proper burial. (99 mins.)
Director: Nabil Ayouch
 
47.
Zulu (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Policemen Ali Sokhela and Brian Epkeen investigate the brutal murder of a young white woman, apparently provoked by the availability of a new illegal drug and somehow connected to the disappearance of black street children. (110 mins.)
Director: Jérôme Salle
 
48.
When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire, "The Rumble in the Jungle," between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali. (88 mins.)
Director: Leon Gast
 
49.
Sarafina! (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
South African teenagers fight against apartheid in the Soweto Uprising. (117 mins.)
 
50.
The Gunman (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A sniper on a mercenary assassination team, kills the minister of mines of the Congo. Terrier's successful kill shot forces him into hiding. Returning to the Congo years later, he becomes the target of a hit squad himself. (115 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
 
51.
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A comic allegory about a traveling Bushman who encounters modern civilization and its stranger aspects, including a clumsy scientist and a band of revolutionaries. (109 mins.)
Director: Jamie Uys
 
52.
Sahara (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Master explorer Dirk Pitt goes on the adventure of a lifetime of seeking out a lost Civil War battleship known as the "Ship of Death" in the deserts of West Africa while helping a WHO doctor being hounded by a ruthless dictator. (124 mins.)
Director: Breck Eisner
 
53.
King Solomon's Mines (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Adventurer Allan Quartermain leads an expedition into uncharted African territory in an attempt to locate an explorer who went missing during his search for the fabled diamond mines of King Solomon. (103 mins.)
 
54.
Congo (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
When an expedition to the African Congo ends in disaster, a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong. (109 mins.)
Director: Frank Marshall
 
55.
Captain Phillips (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years. (134 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
 
56.
White Mischief (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A millionaire past his prime and his young wife arrive in Kenya circa 1940 to find that the other affluent... (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Radford
 
57.
Pumzi (2009 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A sci-fi film about Africa in the future, 35 years after World War III, the water war. (21 mins.)
Director: Wanuri Kahiu
 
58.
The Mummy (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An Upper-Egyptian clan robs a cache of mummies and sells the artifacts on the illicit antiquities black market. After a conflict within the clan, one of its members goes to the police, helping the Antiquities Service find the cache. (102 mins.)
 
59.
Coup de torchon (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
1938, in a French african colony. Lucien Cordier is the cop of this village, populated with blacks and a few whites (usually racialist and lustful)... (128 mins.)
 
60.
Nairobi Half Life (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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. (96 mins.)
 
61.
In a Better World (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait. (119 mins.)
Director: Susanne Bier
 
62.
Kini & Adams (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Kini and Adams are two friends leaving in a Zimbabwe village who dream of repairing an old broken car, and moving to the city and starting life over. (93 mins.)
 
63.
Moolaadé (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart. (124 mins.)
Director: Ousmane Sembene
 
64.
Come Back, Africa (1959 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Come Back, Africa chronicles the life of Zachariah, a black South African living under the rule of the harsh apartheid government in 1959. (95 mins.)
Director: Lionel Rogosin
 
65.
Lumumba: La mort du prophète (1990 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Documentary about African political leader Patrice Lumumba, who was Prime Minister of Zaire (now Congo) when he was assassinated in 1961. (69 mins.)
Director: Raoul Peck
 
66.
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In this semi-autobiographical film, black soldiers help to defend France, but are detained in prison camp before being repatriated home. (157 mins.)
 
67.
Kandisha (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Shattered by the loss of her child, Nyla Jayde, a brilliant criminal defense attorney, takes on a case involving a 14th century Moroccan legend, a vengeful spirit named "Kandisha". (91 mins.)
 
68.
The Yacoubian Building (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Meditations on corruption, fundamentalism, prostitution, homosexuality, and drugs in central Cairo. (161 mins.)
Director: Marwan Hamed
 
69.
Destiny (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The story is set in the 12th century in Arab-ruled Spanish province Andalusia, where famed philosopher... (135 mins.)
Director: Youssef Chahine
 
70.
Zulu Dawn (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A dramatization of the Battle of Isandlwana, where the British Army met its match against the Zulu nation. (117 mins.)
Director: Douglas Hickox
 
71.
Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A coming-of-age comedy/drama set in Tunisia. Twelve-year-old Noura is an impressionable boy who must learn to reconcile two conflicting worlds... (98 mins.)
 
72.
The Naked Prey (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A group of men are on safari. One of the party refuses to give a gift to a tribe they encounter. The tribe is offended... (96 mins.)
Director: Cornel Wilde
 
73.
678 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Unfolds the poignant story of three women and their search for justice from the daily plight of sexual harassment in Egypt. (100 mins.)
Director: Mohamed Diab
 
74.
The Amazing Grace (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
The story of British slave trader John Newton's voyage to West Africa and the events that inspired him to write the world's most popular hymn, Amazing Grace. (100 mins.)
Director: Jeta Amata
 
75.
I Am Slave (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A thriller set in London's slave trade and centered on a woman's fight for freedom. (82 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Range
 
76.
Red Dust (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Police officer Dirk Hendricks (Bartlett) files an amnesty application for Alex Mpondo (Ejiofor), a member of the South African Parliament who can't remember the torture he once endured as a captive political activist. South African-born attorney Sarah Barcant (Swank), meanwhile, returns to her homeland to represent Mpondo, as well as Steve Sizela, Mpondo's friend who was arrested along with him and never heard from again. (110 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
“ About Africa _________________________ ” - panerai
 
77.
In My Country (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Langston Whitfield is a Washington Post journalist. His editor provocatively sends him to South Africa... (105 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ About Africa _________________________ ” - panerai
 
78.
Mountains of the Moon (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton and Lt. John Hanning Speke's expedition to find the source... (136 mins.)
Director: Bob Rafelson
 
79.
Africa United (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The extraordinary story of three Rwandan kids who walk 3000 miles to the Soccer World Cup in South Africa... (88 mins.)
 
80.
Mister Johnson (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In 1923 British Colonial Nigeria, Mister Johnson is an oddity -- an educated black man who doesn't really fit in with the natives or the British... (101 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
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The Sheltering Sky (1990)
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The American artist couple Port and Kit Moresby travel aimlessly through Africa, searching for new experiences that could give sense to their relationship. But the flight to distant regions only leads both deeper into despair. (138 mins.)
 
82.
Catch a Fire (2006)
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A drama about terrorism in Apartheid-era South Africa, revolving around a policeman and a young man who carries out solo attacks against the regime. (101 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
83.
A Sunday in Kigali (2006)
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In April 1994, the middle-aged Canadian journalist Bernard Valcourt is making a documentary in Kigali about AIDS... (118 mins.)
Director: Robert Favreau
 
84.
The Passenger (1975)
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A frustrated war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to cover, takes the risky path of co-opting the I.D. of a dead arms dealer acquaintance. (126 mins.)
 
85.
Heatstroke (2013)
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On a family trip in the African desert, a research scientist unintentionally travels off course and is brutally murdered by an arms dealer... (92 mins.)
 
86.
Skin (2008)
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Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era. (107 mins.)
Director: Anthony Fabian
 
87.
Shake Hands with the Devil (2007)
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The story of General Romeo Dallaire's frustrated efforts to stop the madness of the Rwandan Genocide, despite the complete indifference of his superiors. (112 mins.)
 
88.
The Wooden Camera (2003)
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A township near Cape Town. Two young teens, Madiba and Sipho, find a gun and a camera. Sipho takes the gun, and Madiba the camera, sealing their fate. (92 mins.)
 
89.
The Color of Freedom (2007)
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GOODBYE BAFANA is the true story of a white South African racist whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner's name was Nelson Mandela. (118 mins.)
Director: Bille August
 
90.
Black Hawk Down (2001)
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160 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis. (144 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
91.
Life, Above All (2010)
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A touching mother-daughter relationship that reflects the modern South Africa. (100 mins.)
Director: Oliver Schmitz
 
92.
Dry Season (2006)
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Chad, 2006. After a forty-year civil war, the radio announces the government has just amnestied the war criminals... (96 mins.)
 
93.
Things of the Aimless Wanderer (2015)
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Late nineteenth century, a white explorer is lost in the jungle. He sets off, trying to locate himself... (78 mins.)
Director: Kivu Ruhorahoza
 
94.
Guelwaar (1992)
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Burial of a Christian political activist in a Muslim cemetary forces a conflict imbued with religious fervor... (115 mins.)
Director: Ousmane Sembene
 
95.
Amistad (1997)
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In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legally free. (155 mins.)
 
96.
Amandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony (2002 Documentary)
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Interviews, archival footage, and filmed performances highlight the role of music in the South African struggle against apartheid. (108 mins.)
Director: Lee Hirsch
 
97.
Badou Boy (1970)
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Sarcastic look at Senegal's capital following the adventures of a somewhat immoral street urchin. (56 mins.)
 
98.
Waiting for Happiness (2002)
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The story of two people who cross paths in Nouhadhibou. (90 mins.)
 
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100.
Mandela and de Klerk (1997 TV Movie)
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On June 12, 1964, Nelson Mandela, along with a number of political detainees, was sentenced to life... (114 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent