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1. Hotel Rwanda (2004)

PG-13 | 121 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.1
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79 Metascore

Paul Rusesabagina was a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.

Director: Terry George | Stars: Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Xolani Mali

Votes: 282,251 | Gross: $23.47M

2. The Salt of the Earth (2014)

PG-13 | 110 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.4
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83 Metascore

The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world.

Directors: Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Wim Wenders | Stars: Sebastião Salgado, Wim Wenders, Lélia Wanick Salgado, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

Votes: 14,227 | Gross: $1.34M

3. Instinct (1999)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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43 Metascore

When a noted anthropologist who left society to live in the jungle is imprisoned for murder, it's up to a young psychiatrist to get through to him.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Maura Tierney

Votes: 28,298 | Gross: $34.10M

4. Beyond the Gates (2005)

R | 115 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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71 Metascore

In April 1994, after the airplane of the Hutu President of Rwanda is shot down, the Hutu militias slaughter the Tutsi population. In the Ecole Technique Officielle, the Catholic priest ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: John Hurt, Hugh Dancy, Dominique Horwitz, Louis Mahoney

Votes: 10,049

5. Sometimes in April (2005 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 140 min | Drama, History, War

7.9
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Debra Winger, Oris Erhuero and Idris Elba star in this drama framed by the Rwandan genocide.

Director: Raoul Peck | Stars: Idris Elba, Carole Karemera, Pamela Nomvete, Oris Erhuero

Votes: 4,110

6. Are All Men Pedophiles? (2013)

70 min | Documentary, History

6.3
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What is the difference between us and pedophiles?

Director: Jan-Willem Breure | Stars: Jan-Willem Breure, Dick Swaab, Corine de Ruiter, Savannah van Zweeden

Votes: 1,754

7. War Photographer (2001)

96 min | Documentary, War

8.0
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79 Metascore

Documentary about war photographer James Nachtwey, considered by many the greatest war photographer ever.

Director: Christian Frei | Stars: James Nachtwey, Christiane Amanpour, Hans-Hermann Klare, Christiane Breustedt

Votes: 3,480

8. Africa United (2010)

88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.6
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The extraordinary story of three Rwandan kids who walk 3000 miles to the Soccer World Cup in South Africa. Using a sack load of ingenuity and sass (and a World Cup wall chart for a map), ... See full summary »

Director: Debs Paterson | Stars: Eriya Ndayambaje, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Sanyu Joanita Kintu, Yves Dusenge

Votes: 1,253

9. Munyurangabo (2007)

97 min | Drama

6.9
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From opposing ethnicities, Ngabo and Sangwa are tested when old-timers warn, "Hutus and Tutsis should not be friends." An intense and inspiring portrait of youth in Rwanda, 'Munyurangabo' ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Isaac Chung | Stars: Jeff Rutagengwa, Eric Ndorunkundiye, Jean Marie Vianney Nkurikiyinka, Jean Pierre Harerimana

Votes: 423 | Gross: $0.01M

10. Shake Hands with the Devil (2007)

R | 112 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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57 Metascore

The story of General Romeo Dallaire's frustrated efforts to stop the madness of the Rwandan Genocide, despite the complete indifference of his superiors.

Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Roy Dupuis, Owen Sejake, James Gallanders, Michel Mongeau

Votes: 2,830

11. Screamers (2006)

R | 91 min | Documentary, Music

6.0
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55 Metascore

Internationally known director Carla Garapedian follows the rock band System of a Down as they tour Europe and the US pointing out the horrors of modern genocide that began in Armenia in 1915 up though Darfur today.

Director: Carla Garapedian | Stars: Taner Akçam, Hrant Dink, John Dolmayan, Sibel Edmonds

Votes: 1,345 | Gross: $0.05M

12. Un dimanche à Kigali (2006)

118 min | Drama

7.3
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In April 1994, the middle-aged Canadian journalist Bernard Valcourt is making a documentary in Kigali about AIDS. He secretly falls in love for the Tutsi waitress of his hotel Gentille, who... See full summary »

Director: Robert Favreau | Stars: Luc Picard, Fatou N'Diaye, Vincent Bilodeau, Céline Bonnier

Votes: 583

13. Rising from Ashes (2012)

82 min | Documentary, Sport

7.6
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58 Metascore

The impossible triumph of Team Rwanda.

Director: T.C. Johnstone | Stars: Jonathan 'Jock' Boyer, Adrien Niyonshuti, Tom Ritchey, Nathan Byukusenge

Votes: 203 | Gross: $0.04M

14. Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Roméo Dallaire (2004)

90 min | Documentary

8.2
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80 Metascore

The story of Canadian Lt. Gen. Roméo Dallaire, and his controversial command of the United Nations mission to Rwanda during the 1994 genocide.

Director: Peter Raymont | Stars: Gerry Caplan, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Roméo Dallaire

Votes: 940

15. Kinyarwanda (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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69 Metascore

A young Tutsi woman and a young Hutu man fall in love amidst chaos; a soldier struggles to foster a greater good while absent from her family; and a priest grapples with his faith in the face of unspeakable horror.

Director: Alrick Brown | Stars: Cleophas Kabasita, Hadidja Zaninka, Marc Gwamaka, Cassandra Freeman

Votes: 391

16. Earth Made of Glass (2010)

87 min | Documentary

7.9
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On August 6th, 2008, against the backdrop of the world's deadliest war in neighboring Eastern Congo, Rwandan President Paul Kagame issued a report detailing the French government's hidden ... See full summary »

Director: Deborah Scranton | Stars: Rose Kabuye, Paul Kagame, Jean Pierre Sagahutu, Serge Sagahutu

Votes: 59

17. 100 Days (2001)

100 min | Drama

7.5
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A local Hutu official is persuaded to implement the government's policy against the Tutsi: To completely wipe them out. Josette, a beautiful young Tutsi girl struggles to survive the ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Hughes | Stars: Eric Bridges Twahirwa, Cleophas Kabasita, Davis Kagenza, Mazimpaka Kennedy

Votes: 56

18. Lignes de front (2009)

95 min | Drama

6.0
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Antoine Rives, a young independent journalist, is shooting news about the return of Westerners fleeing human slaughters in Rwanda... He meets Clement, a Hutu student whose Tutsi girlfriend ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Christophe Klotz | Stars: Jalil Lespert, Cyril Gueï, Patrick Rameau, Jean-François Stévenin

Votes: 66

19. Kisangani Diary (1998)

45 min | Documentary

7.9
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Along a railroad in the south of the former Zaire UN troups discover a few thousand refugees from Rwanda. The camps for the survivors are being massacred a little later on April 25th 1997 ... See full summary »

Director: Hubert Sauper

Votes: 67

20. Rwanda & Juliet (2016)

88 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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RWANDA & JULIET is a feature-length documentary that follows ivy league professor emeritus Andrew Garrod to Kigali, Rwanda, where he mounts Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet with Rwandan ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Proudfoot | Stars: Andrew Garrod, Tété Roca

Votes: 10

21. Mountain Gorilla (1992)

40 min | Documentary, Short

6.5
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Mountain Gorilla takes the viewer to a remote range of volcanic mountains in Rwanda, Africa, described by those who have been there as ""one of the most beautiful places in the world"", and... See full summary »

Director: Adrian Warren | Star: Rebecca Jenkins

Votes: 73

22. Matière Grise (2011)

110 min | Drama

6.4
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Balthazar is a young African filmmaker on the brink of directing his first project, The Cycle of the Cockroach, a fictional story about a young woman who survived unspeakable atrocities ... See full summary »

Director: Kivu Ruhorahoza | Stars: Ramadhan Bizimana, Tamim Hakizimana, Kennedy Jones Mazimpaka, Jean Pierre Kalonda

Votes: 35

23. God Sleeps in Rwanda (2005)

28 min | Documentary, Short

7.7
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A powerful documentary about five women whose lives have been irrevocably altered by the Rwandan genocide. With the country left nearly 70% female in the wake of the massacres, "God Sleeps ... See full summary »

Directors: Kimberlee Acquaro, Stacy Sherman | Star: Rosario Dawson

Votes: 87

24. Finding Hillywood (2013)

57 min | Documentary

8.3
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FINDING HILLYWOOD chronicles one man's road to forgiveness, his effort to heal his country, and the realization that we all must one day face our past. In Hillywood (Rwanda's film industry ... See full summary »

Directors: Chris Towey, Leah Warshawski | Stars: Eric Kabera, Nicole Kalisa, Rodrigues Karekezi, Ayuub Kasasa Mago

Votes: 101

25. The Rwandan Night (2013)

107 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

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The Rwandan Night is a feature ethno-documentary that is centered around the haunting memories of one of the oldest survivor of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda. One night, in the ... See full summary »

Director: Gilbert Ndahayo | Stars: Ki-moon Ban, Mosupyoe Boatamo, Alexandre Dauge-Roth, Andrea Grieder

26. Rwanda: The Untold Story (2014)

59 min | Documentary

7.6
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Director: John Conroy | Stars: Howard Adelman, Kofi Annan, Marie Bamutese, Ki-moon Ban

Votes: 14

27. My Neighbor, My Killer (2009)

80 min | Documentary

7.9
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The people of Rwanda attempt to reconcile after the genocide through an open process of admission and forgiveness.

Director: Anne Aghion

Votes: 72

28. Ibrahim (2007)

53 min | Drama

5.7
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A boy in an asylum centre meets a kind woman who lives in a big house. But when he needs her help it's her husband who comes alone to the door.

Director: Manyar I. Parwani | Stars: Ibrahim Sesay, Jens Albinus, Thomas W. Gabrielsson, Andrea Vagn Jensen

Votes: 18

29. The Diary of Immaculee (2006)

39 min | Documentary, Short

8.0
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Immaculee Llibagiza grew up in a country she loved, surrounded by a family she cherished. But in 1994, her idyllic world was ripped apart as Rwanda descended into a bloody genocide.

Director: Peter LeDonne | Star: Immaculee Llibagiza

Votes: 26

30. Los 100 días que no conmovieron al mundo (2009)

55 min | Documentary

5.8
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Rwanda, a small country in the heart of Africa, was the scene in 1994 of the last genocide of the 20th century: in only 100 days, almost 1 million people were killed. By the end of that ... See full summary »

Director: Vanessa Ragone | Stars: Inés Weinberg de Roca, Silvana Arbia, Simon Bikindi, José María Cantilo

Votes: 8

31. Flower in the Gun Barrel (2008)

86 min | Documentary

8.3
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Explores the process of reconciliation and forgiveness in post genocide Rwanda. Through interviews and days of following 4 Rwandans, the story of what led up to the genocide and how the citizens are coping unfolds.

Director: Gabriel Cowan | Star: Martin Sheen

Votes: 110

32. 6954 kilometriä kotiin (2013)

56 min | Documentary, Drama

7.3
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A single mother of three children lives in a refugee camp in Rwanda. One day she receives a permission to be relocated to Finland. 6954 Kilometers to Home is an hour documentary, which ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Reina | Stars: Mukamusoni Nyiratunga, Hogoza Uwamahoro, Frank Niyonzima, Yvite Mukabekazi

Votes: 13

33. The Last Just Man (2002)

70 min | Documentary

9.3
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Director: Steven Silver | Star: Roméo Dallaire

Votes: 184

34. The Blood of the Chosen

Documentary, Musical | Post-production

A documentary about four international artists who individually survived the Rwandan Genocide. The film interweaves personal memories of these artists with a historical interview - the first appearance on film of His Majesty Kigeli V Ndahindurwa, who has been in exile in the USA since 1959.

Director: Gilbert Ndahayo | Stars: Gilbert Ndahayo, Francoise Kankindi, Alexandre Dauge-Roth, Andrea Grieder

35. Behind This Convent (2008)

66 min | Documentary

6.8
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April 10th, 1994. Killers stormed a convent in of the small hill towns of Rwanda. They selected two hundred Tutsis from the group and executed them behind this convent. Behind This Convent ... See full summary »

Director: Gilbert Ndahayo

Votes: 6

36. Back Home (2006)

72 min | Documentary

7.7
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Director: J.B. Rutagarama

Votes: 14

37. Iseta: Behind the Roadblock (2008)

Documentary

7.1
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April 1994, on a quiet road in Kigali a group of neighbors was filmed. But this was the opening days of the Rwandan Genocide. This documentary re-visits the scene following the cameraman, ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Reina

Votes: 7

38. Legend of Saruhara (2014– )

80 min | History

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Stars: Murihano Ben, Museveni Callixte, Nyirabashongore Celine, Rukinga Ernest

39. Children in War (2000 TV Movie)

110 min | Documentary, War

8.0
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In the past decade two million children have been killed in wars around the world. Some survivors tell their story.

Directors: Alan Raymond, Susan Raymond | Star: Susan Raymond

Votes: 25

40. Justice Seekers (2014 TV Movie)

47 min | Documentary

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Alain and Dafroza Gauthier have spent over a decade fighting the French legal system to bring to justice the masterminds of the Rwandan Genocide.

Director: Antonio Rui Ribeiro | Stars: Alain Gauthier, Dafroza Gauthier, Maria Malagardis

41. One Drop (2010)

29 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

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In May of 2008, six college students set out to find answers to an impossible and tragic question: how can 1.2 billion people on our planet live without clean water? Their search took them ... See full summary »

Directors: Chase Layman, Ryan Scott | Stars: Taylor Walling, Whitney Parker

42. Diese Bilder verfolgen mich - Dr. med. Alfred Jahn (2002 TV Movie)

99 min | Documentary

8.9
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Director: Hans-Dieter Grabe | Star: Alfred Jahn

Votes: 9

43. Scars of My Days (2006)

32 min | Short, Action, Adventure

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A picaresque tone descending suddenly into tragedy, the film is somewhat pedantic morality tale about two Rwandan men lost in the big city.

Directors: Gilbert Ndahayo, Mukthar Omar Sibomana | Stars: Mukakamali Grace, Ninette Hyringango, Sibomana Omar Mukhtar, Gilbert Ndahayo

44. J'entrerai au ciel en dansant (2016)

52 min | Documentary

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Rwanda, 1994, on the first morning of the genocide, Cyprien and Daphrose Rugamba were killed with six of their ten children, after a night of prayer. Who was this couple, well known in Rwanda, and what was their amazing story ?

Director: Francois Lespes | Star: Dorcy Rugamba

45. One Day I Too Go Fly (2016)

Documentary | Post-production

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A coming of age documentary about 5 African youths on a quest for knowledge at an elite American university, MIT. Shooting over 4 years as their lives meander between North America and ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Musah

47. Red Barnet i Rwanda (1994 TV Special)

Music

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Charity show in benefit of Red Barnet in Rwanda, broadcast live from Cirkusbygningen in Copenhagen.

Stars: Morten Bolvig, Lars Danielsson, Carsten Milner Henriksen, Jonas Krag

48. Comic Relief Dead Serious: Rwanda - A Hope in Hell (2001 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary

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Director: Kate Broome | Stars: Paul Bradley, Fergal Keane

49. Coexist (2014)

TV-PG | 56 min | Documentary

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In Coexist, Rwanda's unprecedented social experiment in government-mandated reconciliation is revealed through the eyes of a diverse range of survivors: victims, perpetrators, and those who bore witness to the 1994 genocide.

Director: Adam Mazo

50. Mutoni (2016– )

23 min | Family

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A modern Rwandan nurse rediscovers her rural heritage while helping community health workers educate the disadvantaged.

Stars: Nadege Uwamwezi, Didier Kamanzi, Chloe Rangira, Eugene Nkota