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The Marshal of Finland
A film about Gustaf Mannerheim, Marshall and 6th President of Finland. Dir: Gilbert K. Lukalia With: Telley Savalas Otieno, Beatrice Wangui, Ruth Maingi Drama 50 mins.
In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro
Based on actual events, film tells the story of an incident in Kenya in 1984, when, because of a severe drought, 90,000 starving baboons went on a murderous rampage, killing humans and animals alike. Dir: Raju Patel With: John Rhys-Davies, Timothy Bottoms, Irene Miracle Horror | Drama | Thriller 97 mins.
Silent Drum is a 70 min documentary film introducing a very unique Kenyan dance team. The dancers of... Dir: Lisa Schaeffner Documentary | Drama | Music 71 mins.
Dir: Bitto Albertini With: Marcel Bozzuffi, Olga Bisera, Joe Dallesandro Action 90 mins.
From a Whisper
When an intelligence officer and a young, rebellious artist discover that they both lost somebody in the US Embassy bombing 10 years ago, they learn how to confront their fears and forgive. Dir: Wanuri Kahiu With: Ken Ambani, Abubakar Mwenda, Godfrey Odhiambo Drama 79 mins.
Amin: The Rise and Fall
The chronicle of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and his tyranic rule from 1971 to his overthrow in 1979. Dir: Sharad Patel With: Joseph Olita, Thomas Baptiste, Leonard Trolley Biography | Drama | History | Thriller | War 101 mins.
Hemingway, the Hunter of Death
During the Kenyan struggle for independence from the British in the late 1950's, a scientific safari... Dir: Sergio Dow With: Albert Finney, Paul Guilfoyle, Fele Martínez Adventure | Drama
Is the 'Doomsday Vault', built in the Norwegian permafrost, and containing seeds from around the world, a practical way of safeguarding the world's biodiversity or a Utopian idea? Dir: Mirjam von Arx, Katharina Von Flotow Documentary | News 86 mins.
(2011 Short Film)
In shengi, which is the street language used in the slums of Kenya, Burungo means two things; 'girl' or 'merchandise'... Dir: Dome Karukoski, Pamela Tola With: Mwende Musau, Ruguru Muniu, Jazz Moll Drama | Family 14 mins.
In My Genes
What is it like to be 'white' in a 'black' society? How does it feel to be a member of one of the most hyper-visible and yet invisible groups of people? Dir: Lupita Nyong'o With: Fatma Abdallah, Grace Karihe, Delphine Karumba Documentary | Drama 77 mins.
Africa First: Volume One
An anthology of four short films from new African filmmakers. Dir: Jenna Cato Bass, Jan-Hendrik Beetge With: Chantelle Burger Drama 122 mins.
The Time Is... Now
The Makers of this film have spent the past 3 years and traveled to 14 countries interviewing Politicians... Dir: Vishal Hiraskar With: Lord Nazir Ahmed, Moses Akaranga, Ashraf Bashabsheh Documentary | Animation | Crime | News | War 86 mins.
To Walk with Lions
George Adamson fights to save Kenya's wildlife. Together with his young assistant Tony Fitzjohn, Adamson battles to keep the animals on his game reserve "Kora" from dangerous poachers. Dir: Carl Schultz With: Richard Harris, John Michie, Kerry Fox Adventure | Biography | Drama 110 mins.
Abila (14) lives in one of the most miserable slums in Africa. His girlfriend Shiku belongs to a different tribe... Dir: Hawa Essuman, Tom Tykwer With: Samson Odhiambo, Leila Dayan Opou, Krysteen Savane Drama 61 mins.
I Want to Be a Pilot
(2006 Short Film)
Omondi lives in the biggest slum in East Africa. Everyday he sees airplanes fly over him. He dreams of becoming an airline pilot and flying far away. Dir: Diego Quemada-Díez With: Collins Otieno, Gaudencia Ayuma Schichenga, Kepha Onduru 10 mins.
The Last Survivor
The Last Survivor presents the stories of genocide survivors and their struggle to make sense of tragedy... Dir: Michael Kleiman, Michael Pertnoy Documentary | History 92 mins.
Carbon for Water
In Kenya's Western Province, most drinking water is contaminated. The wood many Kenyans use to boil... Dir: Evan Abramson, Carmen Elsa López Documentary | News 23 mins.
Away from the bright lights and manicured fields, there's another side of soccer. Two players, twenty-five countries, one game. Dir: Luke Boughen, Rebekah Fergusson Documentary | Sport 90 mins.
The Fourth World
One out of every six human beings lives in a very hidden world--the world of slums. Filmed on five continents... Dir: Mark Volkers With: Mark Volkers Documentary | Adventure | History 55 mins.
The Rugged Priest
When violence breaks out in the heart of the Rift Valley, Kenya, an American Catholic priest goes out... Dir: Bob Nyanja With: Lwanda Jawar, Oliver Litondo, Serah Ndanu Biography
Pax Americana and the Weaponization of Space
When a war starts in space, can anyone really win? Dir: Denis Delestrac With: George W. Bush, Helen Caldicott, Kevin Chilton Documentary 43 mins.
The Price of a Daughter
The price of a Daughter revolves around Naisenya who is pulled out of school at 14 to be forcefully... Dir: Jane Munene Drama 84 mins.
Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill is pulled into an unexpected journey as he chases down the hidden truth behind America's expanding covert wars. Dir: Rick Rowley With: Jeremy Scahill, Nasser Al Aulaqi, Saleha Al Aulaqi Documentary | Drama 87 mins.
The First Grader
The true story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford. Dir: Justin Chadwick With: Oliver Litondo, Emily Njoki, Hannah Wacera Biography | Drama 103 mins.
Through memories and interviews with my family, Yellow Fever reflects on the effect globalization is having on the African woman's understanding of beauty. Dir: Ngendo Mukii With: Chipo Kureya, Margaret Njeri Mereka, Sam Nokuzola Moyo Documentary | Animation | Drama | Family 7 mins.
With: David Omwange, Antony Mwangi, Nicholas Mutuma Drama 24 mins.
SOMETHING NECESSARY is an intimate moment in the lives of Anne and Joseph. A woman struggling to rebuild... Dir: Judy Kibinge With: Kipng'eno Kirui Duncan, Hilda Jepkoech, Carolyne Chebiwott Kibet Drama 85 mins.
The XYZ Show
(2009 TV Series)
A Kenyan political satire program featuring latex puppets. Dir: James Kanja With: Axon Wafula, Jeff Nyatunga, Edward Khaemba Animation | Comedy | News 25 mins.
Flip-Flotsam is a Kenyan short made. It follows the working life of the flip-flop from production in... Dir: Lucy Bateman, Etienne Oliff With: Ian Mgagna Documentary 26 mins.
Gold - Du kannst mehr als du denkst
The emotional story of three outstanding top athletes. Henry Wanyoike, a blind marathon runner from Kenya... Dir: Michael Hammon With: Henry Wanyoike, Kirsten Bruhn, Kurt Fearnley Documentary | Biography | Sport 102 mins.
Nairobi Half Life
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. Dir: David 'Tosh' Gitonga With: Joseph Wairimu, Olwenya Maina, Nancy Wanjiku Karanja Drama 96 mins.
Mo & Me
Salim Amin, son and only child of Mohamed "Mo" Amin, undertakes a journey of recollection and reflection into the life of the frequently absent... Dir: Roger Mills, Murad Rayani With: Leul Abate, Dolly Amin, Farzana Amin Documentary | Biography 96 mins.
Iseta: Behind the Roadblock
April 1994, on a quiet road in Kigali a group of neighbors was filmed. But this was the opening days of the Rwandan Genocide... Dir: Juan Reina Documentary
Meet Kalu, a gifted football star whose journey to soccer stardom is complicated when he learns that he is HIV-positive. What follows is an entertaining and educational ride that follows Kalu and the virus within his young body. Dir: Rolie Nikiwe With: Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Fana Mokoena, Kevin Ndege Mamboleo Action | Drama | Sport 98 mins.
Terra Sacra Time Lapses
Filmmaker Sean F. White's breathtaking compilation of surreal landscapes and ancient monuments celebrating... Dir: Sean White Fantasy 7 mins.
(2009 Short Film)
A sci-fi film about Africa in the future, 35 years after World War III, the water war. Dir: Wanuri Kahiu With: Chantelle Burger, Kudzani Moswela Sci-Fi 21 mins.
Access to the Danger Zone
Access to the Danger Zone is a film narrated by Daniel Day-Lewis about victims of war and their need for humanitarian aid... Dir: Peter Casaer, Eddie Gregoor With: Daniel Day-Lewis Documentary | History | War 70 mins.
(2005 Short Film)
Francis a Kenyan street boy, (in Swahili 'Chokora'), is given a second chance when he arrives in a children's home. However, even here he cannot escape the pressures of the street. Dir: Joe Cottrell Boyce With: Stanley Gacheru, Moses Mathigu, Isaac Njorioge Drama 13 mins.
Cricket World Cup 2003
With: Sachin Tendulkar
All That Way for Love
(2011 Short Film)
A young idealistic Irishman traveling across Africa to reach his girlfriend; hitches a ride with a warring European couple. The crossfire could be deadly. Dir: Henry Mason With: Derek de Lint, Belinda Stewart-Wilson, Andrew Simpson Drama | Thriller 20 mins.
(2008 Short Film)
A dramatic story of two brothers trapped in a murderous cycle of environmental and cultural devastation in Somalia. Dir: Nathan Collett Drama 8 mins.
Sex to Survive
In Kibera, the largest slum in Africa, young women are struggling to survive. Many turn to prostitution to feed their families. Many of the men refuse to use condoms, and thus HIV/AIDs is rampant. Dir: Nathan Collett Documentary
For the Love of Elephants
For the Love of Elephants is an intimate portrait of an amazing elephant-human bond that develops at an elephant rehabilitation centre near Nairobi... Dir: Mary Frymire With: David Suzuki Documentary | Biography 46 mins.
In the midst of ethnic and political strife, a young artist struggles to use his art for change. Dir: Nathan Collett With: Wilson Maina, Geoffrey Jefferson Ong'ong'o, Martha Kisaka Drama 94 mins.
Follow one of CNN's Heroes, Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow as we get a glimpse into his simple, yet groundbreaking... Dir: Charles Kinnane Documentary | Drama 32 mins.
Fishing without Nets
(2012 Short Film)
Pirates in Somalia, from the perspective of the pirates. Dir: Cutter Hodierne With: Abdiwali Farrah, Eric Godon, Idil Ibrahim Action | Adventure | Drama | Thriller 15 mins.
The Captain of Nakara
Afraid of losing the woman of his dreams, Muntu, a small fry criminal, pretends to own a profitable market stall... Dir: Bob Nyanja With: Bernard Safari, Shirlen Wanjari, Charles Kiarie Comedy | Romance 87 mins.
More 4 Me
In the face of the global financial crisis we follow one man's journey around the world, as he asks... Dir: Lincoln Fenner With: Lincoln Fenner, Vincent Jerman-Jerosa, Marina Prior Documentary | Adventure 88 mins.
(2006 Short Film)
The story of Otieno, an orphan and aspiring musician caught in a life of petty crime in Kibera, Africa's largest slum. Otieno's only family are the Razors, a gang of thieves. Dir: Nathan Collett With: Ignatius Juma, Godfrey Ojiambo, Godfrey Twanga Drama 12 mins.
(2005 Short Film)
In present-day Kenya, the legacy of the Mau Mau is kept alive, never to be forgotten. Dir: Nathan Collett With: Gary Cattermole, George Maina Gakiri, Joseph Kimani Drama 23 mins.