AFRICAN FEATURES

LOST IN TIME

LOST IN TIME

Director: Peter KawaWriter: Edijoe MwanikiProducer: Jimmy GorKenya Sam moves into his best friends’ compound looking to settle his family for a fresh start. Troubled by his father’s secrets, obsessed with protecting his child, he suddenly faces an...

A TASTE OF OUR LAND

A TASTE OF OUR LAND

Director: Yuhi AmuliRwanda, 2020 While trying to provide for his pregnant wife, YOHANI an old African man retrieves a gold nugget in a brutal Chinese run mine built on his land and runs away to sell it for $100.When he learns its real value, he becomes as...

LUSALA

LUSALA

DIrector : Mugambi NthigaProducers : Tom Tykwer, Marie Steinmann, Ginger Wilson, Sarika Hemi Lakhani, Guy WilsonScript : Oprah Oyugi, Wanjeri Gakuru, Silas MiamiKENYA , 2019 Horrific memories from his past haunt Lusala. He fled his violent father in the...

IMPERIAL BLUE

IMPERIAL BLUE

Director: Dan MossUganda/UK, 2019 Imperial Blue is an adventure-thriller set across three continents. The main action takes place in East Africa and revolves around a mystical substance called Bulu – a rare and sacred powder said to bestow the power of prophecy.Hugo...

YOU WILL DIE AT 20

YOU WILL DIE AT 20

Director: Amjad Abu AlalaWriters: Amjad Abu Alala, Yousef IbrahimSudan | France | Egypt | Germany | Norway | Qatar, 2020 Shortly after Muzamil was born, the village's holy man predicts that he will die at age 20. Muzamil's father can't stand the curse and leaves home....

’95

’95

DIRECTOR: Kofi KyeiWriter/Producer: Kofi KyeiGHANA, 2019 After the death of his brother, a young boy struggles with accepting the inevitable loss. Torn between holding on and letting go, we journey back to a time before we were exposed to the outside world without...

WHEN WE’RE BORN

WHEN WE’RE BORN

Director: Tamer EzzatWriter: Nadine ShamsStars: Amr Abed, Ibtihal Elserety, Salma HasanEGYPT, 2019 When we are born, we each have a life path, which is then influenced by how we are raised and the beliefs ingrained in us. The film interweaves the hopes and...

KARANI NGUFU

KARANI NGUFU

Directors: Njata Joseph, Musabe Wanny BernardMunyana Carine, Shema DeveWriters:  Musabe Wanny Bernard, Njata Joseph, Munyana Carine, Agabe Regina Pacis, Kinani PeaceRwanda, 2019  The three girls Sandra, Laila and Yvette, housemaids and employee of a shop...

WELDI (DEAR SON)

WELDI (DEAR SON)

Director: Mohamed Ben AttiaScripts: Mohamed Ben AttiaProducer: Dora Bouchoucha2018 - TUNISIA  Weldi follows Riadh, who is about to retire from his work as a forklift operator at the port of Tunis. The life he shares with his wife Nazli revolves around their only son...

AKASHA

AKASHA

Directed by Hajooj KukaProduced by Hajooj KukaSteven MarkovitzCountry: Sudan, South Africa, Qatar, Germany, 2018 Adnan has earned time off from his duty as a revolutionary soldier for shooting down a MiG fighter plane, and now professes his love to the...

LETTERS OF HOPE

LETTERS OF HOPE

Director: Vusi AfricaActor: Aphiwe Mkefe, Luthuli DlaminiLanguage: Xhosa with english subs South Africa, 2019 Set in 1976 apartheid South Africa, Letters of Hope tell the story of 16-year-old Jeremiah, who really wants to be a policeman and can’t...

DUGA, LES CHAROGNARS

DUGA, LES CHAROGNARS

DIRECTOR: Abdoulaye Dao/Hervé Eric Lengani;Bambara/Moore/French. 95 min.Burkina Faso 2019  Boromo, Burkina Faso. When Rasmané finds out that his friend Pierre has died, he sets off for his home town to help his family to transport the body home for his...