Cameroon (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. The Law of Destiny (2021)
Thriller | Announced
A young soldier returns home to find his mother dying of cancer and is forced to make desperate choices with both the police and the underworld only to find himself embattled in a global conspiracy of coercion and murder.
4. Les saignantes (2005)
97 min | Sci-Fi
In Jean-Pierre Bekolo's barbed political satire, an infectious hybrid of horror and science fiction, vampiric femmes fatales emasculate high-ranking Cameroonian officials through ancient rituals of Mevoungou.
6. Cutlass (2020)
107 min | Drama | Completed
16-year-old Vivian moves to live with her grandmother Ma Granni in the city of Bamenda. On her arrival, she is infatuated by BEN, an Okada boy (commercial bike rider). Ben so Lovely and ... See full summary »
7. Ninah's Dowry (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Biography, Drama, Family
Ninah is a runaway wife whose husband finds out she is pregnant and he comes to recover the dowry he paid or take home the woman he owns. By any means necessary.
8. Miraculous Weapons (2017)
The story of three women in a state called Free State relates around a man sentenced to death. One woman arrives from Europe to support the condemned; another is the condemned man's wife, ... See full summary »
9. Minga et la cuillère cassée (2017)
80 min | Animation
Minga is an orphaned girl living with her stepmother Mami Kaba and her stepsister Abena. One day, when she was washing dishes in the river, she accidentally broke a spoon. A furious Mami ... See full summary »
12. Ekei (II) (2014)
99 min | Drama, Family
A village girl from Africa happens to find herself in the most dehumanizing, torturous, violent and unendurable circumstances in the United States, plunged by a battle of life or death. Would she survive the violence, rape and torture?
14. Two Faces of a Bamiléké Woman, The (2018) (2018)
76 min | Documentary
An exploratory documentary by a daughter about her mother in Cameroon. Mama Bamiléké tells daughter Rosine Mbakam about arranged marriage, a second wife in the family, poverty and repression by the French.
15. Muna Moto (1975)
100 min | Drama
Ngando and Ndomé; are in love. Ngando wishes to marry Ndomé; but her family reminds him that the traditional dowry must be settled. Unfortunately, Ngando is poor and unable to fulfill the ... See full summary »
17. Menages (2013)
120 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Samantha, a US citizen is saved by Joseph from Cameroon, to pay back the favor and take further advantage of Joseph's skills, Samantha must first help Joseph with his own problems which will lead them into an unanticipated impasse.
18. Naked Reality (2016)
Wanita (Weza Da Silva), is on a search for her identity. As it is often the case in Bekolo's work, the personal identity of the character is but the smallest manifestation of an identity ... See full synopsis »
20. Le président (2013)
64 min | Biography, History
A president for 42 years in power discretely left the palace on the eve of an important electoral meeting. This disappearance - closely monitored by the media and the power contenders and ... See full summary »
25. Sango Malo (1990)
93 min | Drama
Sango Malo contrasts two views of education. The traditional headmaster represents a rigid, "Eurocentric." curriculum designed to produce docile colonial administrators. Malo, the radical ... See full summary »
27. The Colonial Misunderstanding (2004)
78 min | Documentary
In The Colonial Misunderstanding Jean-Marie Teno sheds light on the complex and problematic relationship between colonization and European missionaries on the African continent. The film ... See full summary »
Director: Jean-Marie Téno
29. Les choses et les mots de Mudimbe (2015)
243 min | Documentary
Les Mots et les Choses de Mudimbe is a portrait of the Congolese intellectual V-Y Mudimbe, one of the most important living African philosophers and writers. Mudimbe was born in 1941 in ... See full synopsis »
30. Sacred Places (2009)
70 min | Documentary
Cameroonian filmmaker Jean-Marie Téno profiles a poor but lively neighborhood in the capital of Burkina Faso, where a cine club proprietor tries to include Burkinabe films among the action and Bollywood fare.
34. Mah Sa-Sah (2008)
91 min | Drama
The road to marriage for longtime sweethearts Nchare and Mapon is a difficult one. Nchare moves to his uncle's small village as a teen and meets Mapon. As adults, their engagement is jeopardized by persistent rumors.
35. Chosen (2018)
89 min | Documentary
A university lecturer's return home from the US to Ghana is the starting point for this interweaving of journeys. The film deals with motherhood, sisterhood and group identity, exile, loss,... See full summary »
38. Alex's Wedding (2003)
45 min | Documentary
Chronicle of a rather particular afternoon during which the lives of three people change dramatically: Alex, the husband, goes to his in-laws' to bring home his second wife. Elise, Alex's ... See full summary »
42. Le prix de la liberté (1978)
90 min | Thriller
After refusing the sexual advances of her village chief and her father's authority, a young woman runs away from home and goes to town. There she meets several members of her family and ... See full summary »
117 min | Animation, Drama, Family | Post-production
Graduates without stable jobs, a man and his wife encouraged by a promise of Grant, decide to leave the city and move to the countryside, in the context of the government policy of 'Back to... See full summary »
49. Clando (1996)
Not Rated | 96 min | Drama
Proud and determined, the hunter set out, leaving behind his village ravaged by a terrible drought. All the villagers came out to wish him well, and everyone gave what he could: an egg, a ... See full summary »