Documentary, Rwanda (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Poverty, Inc. (2014)
94 min | Documentary, History, News
The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of the development narrative. But the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and developing world leaders have become ... See full summary »
2. Sacred Water (2016)
56 min | Documentary
Kunyaza is the name for the technique through which Rwandese women manage to ejaculate. In this tiny African country female orgasm is a matter of honor for men. This documentary, led by a ... See full summary »
4. Life After Death (2014)
76 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Kwasa and Fils are two Rwandan 20-somethings, born into the hell of a post-genocide nation. The film follows their victories and struggles as they try to find work, fall in love, and deal with the deep wounds of their past.
Director: Joe Callander
5. Watchers of the Sky (2014)
Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Four modern stories of remarkable courage while setting out to uncover the forgotten life of Raphael Lemkin, the man who coined the term 'genocide'. Inspired by Samantha Power's Pulitzer ... See full summary »
Votes: 221 | Gross: $0.02M
6. When Elephants Fight (2015)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, News
The Democratic Republic of Congo has been called a geological scandal due to its mineral rich soil. Unfortunately, those minerals, necessary to sustain today's technology, are funding the deadliest war since WWII.
7. Rwanda & Juliet (2016)
88 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama
RWANDA & JULIET is a feature-length documentary that follows ivy league professor emeritus Andrew Garrod to Kigali, Rwanda, where he mounts Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet with Rwandan ... See full summary »
8. Memoirs of my Father's Africa (2018)
56 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography | Completed
Filmmaker Paul Plett takes a trip with his father around Africa, visiting the places of his father's youth & later years.
11. The Uncondemned (2015)
81 min | Documentary
In 1997, a group of lawyers and activists prosecuted rape as a crime against humanity. This is the story of their fight for the first conviction.
Votes: 18 | Gross: $0.01M
12. A Small Good Thing (2015)
Not Rated | 71 min | Documentary, History, News
We've sought ease, comfort and wealth - but are people happier with more money? What is the science behind a good life? Following several people over a typical year, "A Small Good Thing" looks at the simple sources of human happiness.
13. Imperdonabile (2018 TV Movie)
29 min | Documentary
Imperdonabile is the story of Alice and Emmanuel, two people on opposing sides during the Rwandan genocide in 1994. It reveals what happens when the person who nearly destroyed your life confronts you and asks for forgiveness.
Director: Giosue Petrone
14. Mzungu (n.) White-Wanderer (2010)
PG | 80 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
This feature length documentary, Mzungu, is our story about personal change, sacrifice, adventure, and ultimately the power of love and community. You will embark on a journey into the ... See full summary »
80 min | Documentary, War
"Beyond Right & Wrong" looks at areas of conflict around the world and asks what it takes to forgive, and what it takes to ask for forgiveness under the most difficult of circumstances. ... See full summary »
16. Forgivness: The Secret of Peace (2017)
58 min | Documentary | Completed
A documentary film on the life and work of Fr. Ubald Rugirangoga, a Catholic priest and a survivor of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. He returned to his country to bring healing, forgiveness and... See full summary »
17. I'm Not Leaving (2014)
41 min | Documentary, Short, Drama | Completed
When the Rwandan genocide broke out in 1994, one American chose to stay in the country and risk everything in hope of saving a few lives.
18. Through the Valley (2013)
57 min | Documentary, Drama, Family
When a suburban father named Randy discovers his teenage daughter is having serious behavioral issues, he immediately begins to search for a way to fix the problem. Earlier at a Christian ... See full summary »
22. Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks (2012)
11 min | Documentary, Short, Family
'Brain Power: From Synapses to Hyperlinks' is both a 10-min film and a new TED Book from award-winning Director Tiffany Shlain and her team at The Moxie Institute. Based on new brain ... See full summary »
Director: Tiffany Shlain
23. Perfume War (2016)
95 min | Documentary, Biography, News
A single mom creates an unlikely weapon in the fight for world peace after her best friend a soldier, is axed in the head by a terrorist. Only now she finds herself in the battle of her life taking on corporate giants.
25. I Have Seen My Last Born (2015)
PG | 79 min | Documentary, Biography
'I Have Seen My Last Born' is about Rwanda in transition from its difficult and violent past towards development, seen through the life of a man who juggles the roles of father and a son, between the city and the village.
27. A Snake Gives Birth to a Snake (2014)
99 min | Documentary, Music, War
A South African theatre company braves the war-torn regions of Northern Ireland, Rwanda, and former Yugoslavia to share a message of reconciliation. As they ignite a dialogue among people ... See full summary »
28. The Rwandan Night (2013)
107 min | Documentary, Biography, Family
The Rwandan Night is a feature ethno-documentary that is centered around the haunting memories of one of the oldest survivor of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda. One night, in the ... See full summary »
30. Rwanda: Beyond the Deadly Pit (2009)
96 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
A survivor of the Rwandan genocide resurfaces to confront his parents' murderers, and provides himself and his beloved ones peace.
31. I Married My Family's Killer (2014)
40 min | Documentary, Short, Drama
Beatrice and Purudenci were childhood sweethearts. They planned to be wed. the only problem was, it was 1994 in Rwanda and Beatrice was being hunted. To make matters worse, Purudenci's ... See full summary »
Director: Emily Kassie
34. If Only We Had Listened (2011)
65 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
A miraculous apparition. A terrifying prophecy. According to several children, God sent a messenger to Kibeho, Rwanda to warn about an impending disaster, but few heeded the warning. ... See full summary »
Documentary | Filming
November 2014. A genocide survivor and filmmaker sneaks out of an international conference in Paris and went to spend a month with a French journalist who had investigated the role of France in the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
Director: Gilbert Ndahayo
68 min | Documentary, History, News
A documentary on the ecological consequences of warfare in Bosnia, Sudan and Iraq.
38. Selfie with Timochenko (2017)
105 min | Documentary, Comedy, Romance
This is the story of a match between Rwanda's sitting volleyball team and a Colombian team of guerrillas and soldiers. An event that organizes a snob to get into the picture of peace and conquer the actress who likes.
40. God Is Not Working on Sunday, Eh! (2014)
82 min | Documentary, News
Through an intimate, long-term observing portrait God is not working on Sunday, eh! narrates about Rwanda of today and its women, standing for a new generation of leaders on the African ... See full summary »
Director: Leona Goldstein
43. The Fastest Woman in Africa (2016)
15 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Jeanne d'Arc Girubuntu is the first ever Rwanda professional female cyclist. Born in the aftermath of the 1994 genocide, this film tells her story of her rise from the ashes of this ... See full summary »
Director: Faustin Niyigena
44. A Place for Everyone (2014)
60 min | Documentary, Drama, War
'A Place for Everyone' explores the human geography of a Rwandan village two decades after the genocide. Survivors and killers still live next to each other and a new generation of young ... See full summary »
45. The Barefoot Artist (2014)
Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Biography, Family
Lily Yeh is a global artist who is fueled by a belief that art is a human right, and that artists can create a foundation for profound social change. Slight of frame, but large in spirit ... See full summary »
48. Perfume War: Official Trailer (2016)
95 min | Documentary
A single mom creates an unlikely weapon in the fight for world peace after her best friend, a soldier, is axed in the head by a terrorist. Now she finds herself in the battle of her life challenging corporate giants.
Director: Michael Melski
5 min | Documentary, Short, Family
Twenty years on from the 1994 Rwandan genocide, we decided to find out what had happened to some of the children we helped reunite with their families and share this important part of their... See full summary »
Director: Colin Crowley