Mali (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Bamako (2006)
115 min | Drama
Bamako. Melé is a bar singer, her husband Chaka is out of work and the couple is on the verge of breaking up... In the courtyard of the house they share with other families, a trial court ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,249 | Gross: $0.11M
3. Life on Earth (1998)
61 min | Comedy, Drama
In the last days of 1999, after a few shots of a French supermarket, abundant in food and color, we hear Dramane compose a letter home to his father in Mali whom he then visits in the ... See full summary »
4. The Wind (1982)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama
Finye tackles the generation gap in post-colonial West Africa. Its heroine is the pot smoking daughter of a provincial military governor who falls in love with a fellow university student, the descendent of one of Mali's chiefs.
5. Work (1978)
90 min | Drama
A young manager of a factory encounters a man walking along a road who says his family traditionally are servants to the manager's family. The manager offers him a job, and as he watches ... See full summary »
6. Guimba the Tyrant (1995)
93 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Documents the rise and fall of a cruel and despotic village chief Guimba, and his son Jangine in a fictional village in the Sahel of Mali.
7. The Young Girl (1975)
88 min | Drama
A young mute woman is raped and becomes pregnant, with disastrous consequences within her family. The film also sketches the social/economic situation in urban Mali in the 1970s, ... See full summary »
9. Mother of the Dunes (1997)
90 min | Drama
The story of Zamiatou, a Songhaï woman, in North Eastern Mali. With two young sons, a pretty daughter and a handicapped husband, Zamiatou struggles to survive in a remote and barren area. ... See full summary »
10. Faro: Goddess of the Waters (2007)
96 min | Drama
Zanga is driven out of his village. After many years, he returns to find out who is father is. At the moment of his arrival, something happens that the villagers interpret as the river spirit Faro's angry reaction to the bastard's coming.
11. Our House (2015)
96 min | Documentary
This is about a house in Bamako , an artist's house. This house is a link to his parents, to his history, to his memories. One day in 2008, his sisters are unlawfully evicted from it. This ... See full summary »
12. Kabala (2002)
112 min | Drama, Romance
Hamalla is banished from his village in Mali, due to ancient prejudices. He returns four years later versed in modern technology at a time in which the village's future hangs on the brink ... See full summary »
17. Fire! (1991)
100 min | Drama
A young forest ranger who sees that his work holds the key to the future of his country is disgusted at the short-sighted, money-grubbing ways of his superiors.
123 min | Documentary
About the Sigui Dogon festival, which lasts seven years and takes place only every sixty years. The Dogon are an ethnic group living in the central plateau region of Mali, in West Africa. ... See full summary »
20. Le masque de San (2015)
84 min | Drama
A man and an African mask both return to their native Mali, where they embark on an ethnological road trip, which transforms with every step deeper into the African bush, eventually ... See full summary »
21. Tinye So (2010)
25 min | Short, Mystery
In Bambara tradition, the dead is supposed to be the truth holder. But because they are no longer heard, the ancestors decide to speak for the very last time. They are going to tell their truth and then they will fall silent.
22. Océan (2013)
31 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
It's the holiday period of the Summer of 79, by the ocean. 10-year-old Jean realizes that his mother and father don't love each other anymore. Suddenly, the family is confronted with death.
32. Fantan Fanga (2009)
Not Rated | 84 min | Drama
An albino villager is decapitated by a gang of headhunters. The latter take his head to a local witchdoctor who believes that albino body parts can make people rich or potent. The ... See full summary »
33. The cultural journey to Timbuktu (2015)
52 min | Documentary, History, Music | Completed
We are following some key personalities from the Malian cultural scene, which are showing through their activities, the Importance of Culture/Music/Art in the Malian society. The film tries... See full summary »
Director: Marco Romano
35. Chambre Noire (2014)
20 min | Short, Drama, Thriller
Darkroom tells the story of a young mad woman, Fatou, who keep captive in a Darkroom, Babacar after having forced him to kill his own wife.
38. Hamou-Beya, Sand Fishers (2012)
55 min | Documentary, History
The Bozo of Mali are people of the water. For generations, they have lived along the banks of the Niger river, fishing for their livelihood. But climate change and drought have brought ... See full summary »
Director: Andrey Samoute Diarra
40. Bamunan (1990)
Daily life in a rural village of Mali. Harvest, children's games, a wedding, a theft, the clumsy intervention of the police, and a leper despised by the whole village.
43. Yelema II (1997)
72 min | Drama
Safi, a young girl who took over from her father at the head of the family business, directs her activities towards long-term investment. But her project is compromised because of the allocation of developed areas.
58 min | Documentary
Director: Kal Touré