Most Popular Cape Verde Movies and TV Shows
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1. Vitalina Varela (2019)
124 min | Drama
A Cape Verdean woman navigates her way through Lisbon, following the scanty physical traces her deceased husband left behind and discovering his secret, illicit life.
2. Colossal Youth (2006)
Not Rated | 156 min | Drama
With the destruction of Fontainhas nearly complete, the old man Ventura wanders around a bleak housing project and the ruins of the slums, meeting with his kids and old friends.
6. Djon Africa (2018)
Not Rated | 98 min | Drama
A chance meeting sets 25-year-old Portuguese Rastafarian Djon África on the track of his roots in Cape Verde. He hopes to finally find his father, an adventurer whom he doesn't know. But ... See full summary »
7. Do Outro Lado do Atlântico (2015)
90 min | Documentary
The Other Side of the Atlantic is a documentary that builts a bridge in the ocean that separates Brazil and Africa. The film tackles the cultural exchanges, the imaginary created through ... See full summary »
9. Movement (R)evolution Africa (2007)
65 min | Documentary
In an astonishing exposition of choreographic fomentation, nine African choreographers tell stories of an emergent art form and their diverse and deeply contemporary expressions of self. ... See full summary »
11. Batuque, l'âme d'un peuple (2006)
In 1462, the first African slaves were settled on the island of Cape Verde brought by the Portuguese colons. It is supposed that they were the first inhabitants of the archipelagos. They ... See full summary »
Director: Marie Clémence Andriamonta-Paes
13. Li ké terra (2010)
65 min | Documentary, Biography, Family
The story of Miguel Moreira and Ruben Furtado, two Cape Verdean immigrant descendants who live in Portugal but have no legal documents. They are torn between the desire to be a full ... See full summary »
15. Dona Tututa (2013)
54 min | Documentary
Epifânia Évora loved music and the piano, the most anyone can. Throughout her life, she turned joy and pain into melodies and sang them, breaking all conventions. To this nonagenarian Cape ... See full summary »
16. Prinsen av Fogo (1988)
80 min | Documentary, Family
Nine year old Carlos lives in Fogo in Cape Verde with his poor grandmother and some relatives, while his mother has gone to rich Norway to earn money to build a house for them in Fogo. But Carlos is impatiently awaiting his mother.
Documentary, Music | Announced
Terra Múzika: Land of Music is a sonic journey through the history of Cape Verdean beats, African history, and sounds that conquered the world, through the eyes of six accomplished musicians exploring sound, place, history, and belonging.
Director: PJ Marcellino
Raging Planet (1997– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary
This program tells the stories of several people who just barely survived hurricanes. It explains how hurricanes are formed and the phenomena that cause so much damage; the eye wall and storm surge.