Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Kenya
1. The Good Lie (2014)
PG-13 | 110 min | Biography, Drama
A group of Sudanese refugees, given the chance to resettle in the U.S., arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives.
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2. Rafiki (2018)
83 min | Drama
"Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives," but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.
5. Nairobi Half Life (2012)
96 min | Drama
A young, aspiring actor from upcountry Kenya dreams of becoming a success in the big city. In pursuit of this and to the chagrin of his brother and parents, he makes his way to Nairobi:the city of opportunity.
6. Kidnapped (III) (2017)
83 min | Thriller
What happens when a successful businessman is confronted by the toughest battle of his life in the form of his disgruntled long term ex - girlfriend, when she finds out that he has a pregnant fiance?
8. Selina - Telenovela (2018– )
26 min | Drama
Selina, (Ua Kijijini,Mwiba Mjini) is a Kenyan Swahili soap opera and telenovela that airs on Maisha Magic East on Gotv channel 4. It tells the story of Selina (played by Celestine Gachuhi) an intelligent young woman of humble beginnings who has excelled in her fourth form exams and is bound to join university. Her mischievous stepmother, Kristina, crafts a wicked plot to sell her off to work as a... See full summary »
9. Auntie Boss (2014– )
Auntie Boss is a Kenyan comedy-drama television series. It delves into the lives of domestic house helps in a fictional Taifa Estate and their everyday drama as it revolves around the ... See full summary »
12. Soul Boy (2010)
61 min | Drama
Abila (14) lives in one of the most miserable slums in Africa. His girlfriend Shiku belongs to a different tribe, as the result of which he is not really allowed to fraternize with her. And... See full summary »
13. Veve (2014)
Not Rated | 95 min | Drama
VEVE follows the lives of multiple characters trying to find themselves in a world of political intrigue, revenge, love and longings for success complemented by the background of the ... See full summary »
16. In My Genes (2009 Video)
77 min | Documentary, Drama
What is it like to be 'white' in a 'black' society? How does it feel to be a member of one of the most hyper-visible and yet invisible groups of people?
17. Gardeners of Eden (2014)
72 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
Africa's elephants are hurtling towards extinction to fuel the worldwide ivory trade. While conservationists howl and corrupt governments fail to address the ongoing slaughter, one brave ... See full summary »
18. From a Whisper (2009)
79 min | Drama
When an intelligence officer and a young, rebellious artist discover that they both lost somebody in the US Embassy bombing 10 years ago, they learn how to confront their fears and forgive.
20. Tusker Project Fame (2006–2013)
Tusker Project Fame is an East African reality-singing competition show sponsored by Tusker Lager. The winner receives cash and a one year record deal with Universal Music Group South Africa.
21. Get Some Money (2017)
113 min | Comedy
Get Some Money is a representation of the biblical story of the betrayal of Jesus Christ. It seeks to put to light the plight of suicidal beings in an effort to advocate for world bodies, to increase awareness and #speakagainstsuicide.
23. Pearls of Africa (I)
94 min | Drama | Announced
Set in Kenya, during the late 1980s. A powerful tale of two people brought together by their love for each other but separated by the hate and prejudice of others.
24. SUBIRA (2018)
Drama | Completed
A free-spirited young girl, in Lamu struggles to live out her unique dream of swimming in the ocean, against local customs and an arranged upper- class marriage. Does Subira have the courage to take her dream on, against all odds?
25. Ni sisi (2013)
92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Ni Sisi tells the story of a typical Kenyan village, a harmonious muddle of tribes, intermarriages and extended families, in the context of post-election violence. The characters explore ... See full summary »
29. Who Am I? (2016)
39 min | Documentary | Completed
A documentary about 8-11 year olds who intimately explore discrimination and discover the meaning of national identity. "Everyone is a human being. Whether you come from a big community or ... See full summary »
30. Shit Happens (2017– )
10 min | Comedy
What looked like a normal day at the office turns the life of G upside down when a colleague sends him a video which turns things into motion. He gets fired, loses his car, catches his wife... See full summary »
31. I Want to Be a Pilot (2006)
10 min | Short
Omondi lives in the biggest slum in East Africa. Everyday he sees airplanes fly over him. He dreams of becoming an airline pilot and flying far away.
35. Zawadi (2015)
12 min | Short, Drama, Romance
10 year old Jbali wakes up in his home in the slums of Kibera. His family is in hard times and he has to make money for the family. He decides to spend his money on more than just the family.
36. Aisha (2017 TV Movie)
A bright high school graduate, looking forward to college and life as an independent adult, is raped by her domineering father's business partner and is subsequently forced to marry him to protect both her father's name and his business.
43. The Distant Boat (2013)
121 min | Action, Drama, Family
A young man's life changes forever after a life-threatening encounter on the Kenyan coast. Now he must risk his job, his love, and his future for something even more important.
46. House of Lungula (2013)
77 min | Comedy
Harrison, overworked and underpaid is looking for money for bride price. A 'business' opportunity presents itself when he gets the keys to the Company house. With the CEO away on holiday, he has access to a vacant fully furnished house.
48. Mo & Me (2006)
96 min | Documentary, Biography
Salim Amin, son and only child of Mohamed "Mo" Amin, undertakes a journey of recollection and reflection into the life of the frequently absent, globe-trotting father he loved, revered and ... See full summary »
50. The Rugged Priest (2011)
When violence breaks out in the heart of the Rift Valley, Kenya, an American Catholic priest goes out of his way to shelter and cater for the displaced knowing very well that the clashes ... See full summary »