Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Kenya
1. 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.
2. 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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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.
7. 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 »
12. 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 »
14. 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 »
15. 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 »
17. 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.
18. 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 »
19. 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.
21. Neophobia (2017)
17 min | Short, Comedy
The film, a modern day fairy tale, tells the story of a young woman obsessed with old routine and an unwillingness to try new things. When she unexpectedly finds an appreciation for a ... See full summary »
22. 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?
24. 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?
25. The Captain of Nakara (2012)
87 min | Comedy, Romance
Afraid of losing the woman of his dreams, Muntu, a small fry criminal, pretends to own a profitable market stall. His honest attempts to turn his lies into reality fail, due to the ... See full summary »
26. The Time Is... Now (2013)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Animation, Crime
The Makers of this film have spent the past 3 years and traveled to 14 countries interviewing Politicians, Clinical Psychologists from the United Nations, Spiritual Missionaries and have ... See full summary »
30. 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 »
31. Fundi-Mentals (2015)
87 min | Comedy
Joseph and his assistant Moses like to think of themselves as the Best handy men in Kinoo. The entry of a Multinational Company throws all this in jeopardy. They introduce to their customers a new express service.
32. 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.
34. 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. 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 »
36. Soko Sonko (2016)
23 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy
When his wife falls sick, a well-intended dad braves the fires and goes where no man has gone before - the hairmarket - to get his daughter's hair braided before school begins.
37. 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 »
43. Saints (2011– )
25 min | Drama
SAINTS is Kenya's first ever medical drama series centered on the intrigues and perils of life as experienced by patients and the medical team at St. Theresa's General Hospital, a fictional Hospital in Nairobi.
44. Healing By Sharing: A Trip Through Kenya (2013)
94 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
Healing by Sharing is the movie of the Berlin filmmaker Michael Stock, who managed the sexual abuse by his own father in his last film Postcard To Daddy. Defeated a tongue cancer, he is now... See full summary »
45. 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 »
46. Wamba (2010)
PG-13 | 87 min | Drama, Family
This story, set in 1990 in Narobi Kenya. A mysterious and frightening disease starts to devastate communities in East Africa. The tradionalist are calling it a 'curse caused by sorcery'. ... See full summary »
48. Malooned (2007)
100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Di is 28, beautiful, intelligent, confident, and just the tiniest bit spoiled. From their first meeting, Luther can see that nothing can ever make this woman happy- especially the thought ... See full summary »
50. To Catch a Dream (2015)
14 min | Short, Fantasy
Ajuma - a grieving widow - is desperate to stop her recurring nightmares. In an effort to end them once and for all, she explores a forgotten fairy-tale remedy which leads her to unexpected discoveries.