Most Popular Kinyarwanda-Language Feature Films


1. Kinyarwanda (2011)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
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: 389

2. Munyurangabo (2007)

97 min | Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

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: 418 | Gross: $0.01M

3. Matière Grise (2011)

110 min | Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

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

4. Hey Mr. DJ! (2007)

54 min | Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

An arrogant, young DJ who finds out he is HIV positive.

Director: Ayuub Kasasa Mago

5. Untitled African Nile Basin Project (2019)

150 min | Adventure | Pre-production

An episodic anthology film, focusing on the harmony between individuals, nature and society in the Great Rift Valley, the birthplace of humanity.

Director: Dami Onifade

6. Umutoma (2015)

72 min | Romance

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: John Kwezi | Star: Edouard Bamporiki

7. Gacaca, Living Together Again in Rwanda? (2002)

55 min

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Anne Aghion

Votes: 14

8. Mu Buzima (2014)

120 min | Drama, Musical

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Mu Buzima (In Life) Vicky (Gakiza Victoire) lives with his mother, Mama Vicky (Mukarukundo Monique), Vicky is a young man who has a dream of developing his singing talent and becoming an ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Kayongo | Stars: Sambela Bernadette, Mzaliwa Jean Bosco, Ntakirutimana Danny, Victoire Gakiza

Votes: 9

9. Tell This to My Mother

Crime, Drama, History | Announced

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, a young woman's experience onto the darkness reveals the true background of the first Congo war belligerents and the sufferings of a people.