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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A man's train is late. He should choose whether to wait or go back home. From this point on, every choice he makes leads to a completely different path. Dir: Xavier Agudo, Ryan Bajornas With: Patrick Gorman, Andrew Bicknell, Judith Hoersch Crime | Drama | Thriller
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.
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.
Pearls of Africa
Set in Kenya, during the late 1980s. A powerful tale of two people brought together by their love for each other but separated by the hate and prejudice of others. Dir: Sharon Agina, Daphne Cayo With: Lizz Njagah, Kevin Leslie, Neil Reidman Drama 94 mins.
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.
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
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.
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.
Dir: Bitto Albertini With: Marcel Bozzuffi, Olga Bisera, Joe Dallesandro Action 90 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.
Di is 28, beautiful, intelligent, confident, and just the tiniest bit spoiled. From their first meeting... Dir: Bob Nyanja With: Gabriella Mutia, Godfrey Odhiambo, Charles Bukeko Comedy | Drama | Romance 100 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 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
The Dreams of Elibidi
Dir: Kamau Wa Ndung'u, Nick Reding With: Ednah Daisy, Sharleen Njeri, Godfrey Ojiambo Drama 75 mins.
This story, set in 1990 in Narobi Kenya. A mysterious and frightening disease starts to devastate communities in East Africa... Dir: Yves Tchouta With: Valentine Achieng, Patrick Kamathi, Brian Kayongo Drama | Family 87 mins.
Kosa na Kosa
Two wrongs make a right only when the first wrong isn't a wrong, at least according to you. And when desperate moments catch up with you, employing desperate measures is definitely the only resort. Dir: Clifford Okumu With: Yusuf Ali, Badi Kakwaya, Juma Mganda Drama 68 mins.
The African Metropolis project includes six short films set in six major African metropolitan centers... Dir: Jim Chuchu, Ahmed Ghoneimy Comedy | Drama | Romance 92 mins.
Dir: Judy Kibinge With: Serah Mwihaki, Nini Wacera Romance 111 mins.
Ni Sisi tells the story of a typical Kenyan village, a harmonious muddle of tribes, intermarriages and extended families... Dir: Nick Reding With: Ednah Daisy, Peter Paul Kades, Peter King Comedy | Drama | Romance 92 mins.
Unseen, Unsung, Unforgotten
The story takes place in the middle-upper class of Nairobi, the vibrant capital of Kenya. Four young individuals find out that they are HIV positive... Dir: Njoki Mbuthia, Mona Ombogo-Scott With: Nick Troy, Benta Ochieng, Mumbi Maina Drama
Dir: Alexandros Konstantaras With: Joseph Kamau Kinuthia, Simon J. Smithers, Philip Chege Drama 60 mins.
Dawa ya deni
Dir: Mburu Kimani With: Charles Ikeny, Reuben Kimani 45 mins.
Jack Zollo: My Life in Crime
A true story of the most wanted criminal in Kenyan history who redeems himself to celebrity status after spending half his life in jail. Dir: Neil Schell With: Jim Iyke, Ainea Ojiambo, Jeff Koinange Action
Men Against the Sun
An adventure story dealing with the building of a railway in Africa at the turn of the century. It tells... Dir: Brendan J. Stafford With: John Bentley, Zena Marshall, Liam O'Leary Adventure | Drama 65 mins.
Dir: Anne Mungai With: Esther Muthee 90 mins.
Dir: Judy Kibinge With: Damaris Itenyo Agweyu, June Gachui, Ng'ang'a Kirumburu 100 mins.
Der Kampf um den heiligen Baum
Um unabhängig von ihrem Mann zu sein, der sie schlägt und betrügt, kehrt Wambui mit ihrer Tochter in ihr Heimatdorf zurück... Dir: Wanjiru Kinyanjui With: Margaret Nyacheo, Catherine Kariuki, Roslynn Kimani
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.
In 1954, in Kenya, 2 MAU MAU fighters seek shelter in an ASIAN shopkeepers house for the night. This movie is about what happens in the interaction between them through the night Dir: Amit Tyagi With: Tom Alter, Tonny Ernest Njuguna, Mehul Savani Drama | History | Thriller 88 mins.
Pieces for Peace
Kenya's Presidential Elections of 2007 is marred by political and tribal conflict .Frenzied mobs of one tribe kill... Dir: Robby Bresson, Mburu Kimani With: Makumi Makumi War 68 mins.
Adult fairytale. A film that depicts an insightful, positive view of life in Kenya as seen through the... Dir: Jinna Mutune Adventure | Drama | Fantasy 105 mins.
Path of a Nomad: An Explorer's Odyssey
Dir: Kire Godal With: Sebastian Fleming, John Moller
Money and the Cross
Dir: Martin N. Munyua With: Eddy Kimani, Chichi Seeii 120 mins.
A Kenyan boy dreams of running a marathon. But he must give up his hopes to support his family; when he struggles against poverty, corruption and family pressure he finally achieves his dream, at a heavy price. Dir: Noorjehan Bandali With: Daniel Kinyanjui Drama | Sport 81 mins.
A Lover and Killer of Color
Dir: Wanjiru Kinyanjui
House of Lungula
Harrison, overworked and underpaid is looking for money for bride price. A 'business' opportunity presents... With: Lizz Njagah, Sarah Hassan, Nice Githinji Comedy 77 mins.