Namibia (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Samsara (I) (2011)
65 metascore

Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 30,082 | Gross: $2.67M

Red Scorpion (1988)

R | 105 min | Action, Adventure

A Soviet Special Forces soldier is sent on a mission to infiltrate an African rebel army and assassinate its leader, but the war machine they trained starts to think for himself.

Director: Joseph Zito | Stars: Dolph Lundgren, M. Emmet Walsh, Al White, T.P. McKenna

Votes: 7,764 | Gross: $4.19M

Into the Okavango (2018)

88 min | Documentary

A passionate conservation biologist brings together a river bushman fearful of losing his past and a young scientist uncertain of her future on an epic, four-month expedition across three ... See full summary »

Director: Neil Gelinas

Votes: 143

Maryan (2013)

150 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

A contract worker in Sudan is abducted by mercenaries and his lover in India awaits his return.

Director: Ganapathy Bharat | Stars: Dhanush, Parvathy Thiruvothu, Salim Kumar, Appukutty

Votes: 2,490

Bunker77 (2016)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

A chronicle of the wild and brief life of the 1970s' most controversial surf star and international playboy from Los Angeles, Bunker Spreckels.

Director: Takuji Masuda | Stars: Tony Alva, Laird Hamilton, Mike Judge, Johnny Knoxville

Votes: 84

Trophy (2017)
80 metascore

Trophy (2017)

Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary

This in-depth look into the powerhouse industries of big-game hunting, breeding and wildlife conservation in the U.S. and Africa unravels the complex consequences of treating animals as commodities.

Directors: Christina Clusiau, Shaul Schwarz | Stars: Tim Black, Philip Glass, Christo Gomes, John Hume

Votes: 502 | Gross: $0.02M

#LANDoftheBRAVEfilm (2019)

Thriller | Post-production

While a tough cop investigates a series of hateful murders, a ruthless reporter exposes deep, dark secrets from her past to unhinge the case and ultimately her life.

Director: Tim Huebschle | Stars: Elize de Wee, Armas Shivute, Pieter Greeff, Ralf Boll

Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation (2007)

161 min | Drama

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Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Danny Glover, Chrisjan Appollus, Obed Emvula, Joel Haikali

Votes: 82

Taste of Rain (2012)

82 min | Drama

Rachel struggles to survive a drought that has hit her farm and her life. A water-diviner brings dramatic changes to her life. She is confronted with a desert deep within herself and discovers a way to survive.

Director: Richard Pakleppa | Stars: Nicola Hanekom, Pope Jerrod, Grant Swanby, Frieda Byl

Votes: 13

Baxu and the Giants (2019)

29 min | Short, Drama, Family | Completed

A story of how Rhino Poaching triggers social change in rural Namibia, seen through the eyes of a 9 year old girl.

Director: Florian Schott | Stars: Anna Louw, Camilla Jo-Ann Daries, Robert Hara Gaeb, West Uarije

The White Line (2019)

100 min | Drama, Romance

Set in 1963, after the Old Location uprising that shook South West Africa, a black maid's life is changed forever when she encounters an Afrikaner police officer on a routine passbook check... See full summary »

Director: Desiree Kahikopo | Stars: Girley Jazama, Jan-Baren Scheepers, Mervin Uahupirapi, Sunet Van Wyk

Katutura (2015)

114 min | Action, Drama

Katutura follows several characters experience the gravity of living in a Township where dreams are poised to die. As they remain hopeful in the face of adversity they are unaware their lives will collide in both hopeful and brutal ways.

Director: Florian Schott | Stars: Mara Baumgartner, Obed Emvula, Whilzahn Gelderbloem, Tjuna Kauapirura

Votes: 14

Jogo de Corpo. Capoeira e Ancestralidade (2013)

87 min | Documentary, Biography, History

BODY GAMES presents a sensual tapestry of combat games from both sides of the Atlantic. It tells a story driven by Mestre Cobra Mansa's need to understand the ancestry of his art form, ... See full summary »

Directors: Matthias Assunção, Mestre Cobra Mansa, Richard Pakleppa | Stars: Mestre Cobra Mansa, Cinézio Peçanha

Votes: 5

The Wind on your Skin (2019– )


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Stars: Naomi Beukes, Sheridan Coetzee, Annuziatha Lebereki, Kayla Nicole Mouton

Orange Juice (2010)

8 min | Short, Drama

On a fine day they met over a glass of orange juice. Destiny overwhelmed, they fell completely in love. However they each held a secret not to be revealed. A secret so threatening it would destroy their chance at true love.

Director: Tim Huebschle | Stars: Lara-Lyn Ahrens, Obed Emvula

Faces of Africa: Nikhita's Dancing Feet (2017 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary

Nikhita Winkler is a Namibian dancer who has found a way of expressing life through her blend of both contemporary and traditional dances. Her aim is to take Namibia to global heights through dance.

Director: Tim Huebschle | Star: Nikhita Winkler

Everything Happens for a Reason (2013)

15 min | Short, Action, Comedy

Two thugs, a man with a gun, a furious girlfriend, an angry taxi driver, the police. And one unlucky guy in the middle.

Director: Florian Schott | Stars: Lize-Leandra Ehlers, Joel Haikali, Norman Job, Muhindua Kaura

Dragan's Lair (2017 TV Movie)

46 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

Talk Radio Host, John Maytham, leads the viewer into Dragan's Lair through a telephone interview with Lucy Witts. Dragan Vujicin was Lucy's stepfather between ages 2 - 12. His pedophilic ... See full summary »

Directors: Lucy Witts, Bradshaw Schaffer | Stars: John Maytham, Lucy Witts

Leni Riefenstahl im Sudan (2003)

58 min | Documentary

Leni Riefenstahl's journey back to Sudan at the age of 97. She attempts to meet with people of the Nuba tribe, in a village she lived in and photographed during the 1970s.

Director: Ray Müller | Stars: Leni Riefenstahl, Adolf Hitler

Votes: 59

White Lie

Drama | Announced

In 1978 South West Africa, prior to independence where South Africa is subjected to apartheid laws, a young man gets sucked into a web of lies that spirals out of control after he is mistaken for being white.

A Cold Night (2015)

87 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance | Completed

Confronted by the cultural restrict rules of his Scandinavian society, a private detective deconstructs himself through the argument of Shakespeare' s Hamlet.

Director: Andre Costa | Stars: Michael Kastrupsen, Camilla Gottlieb

Allen Report. Retracing Transnational African Methodism (2016)

77 min | Documentary, History

As the first Dominican-Haitian documentary co-production, this film retraces the liberation legacy of the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) in five different locations united by ... See full summary »

Director: Alanna Lockward

Rule of Nature (2017)

25 min | Documentary, Short

Adapt or die? Following a young woman female tribe member of the only few remaining indigenous bushmen of Namibia, we get a uniquely personal and dramatic insight on her people's story and their threatening situation of total extinction.

Director: Dieter Primig | Stars: Xága Tertu Fernandu, Reinhard Friederich, Frans Gomeb, Willem-Jan Trommelen

Another Sunny Day (2017)

4 min | Documentary, Short

Imagine how life must be for someone whose skin has no protection whatsoever from the sun. And now imagine living in a country that averages over 80% sunshine during any given year. Welcome to Paulus's life in Namibia.

Director: Tim Huebschle | Star: Paulus Johannes

100 Bucks (2012)

25 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

100 Bucks is an urban story of the journey of a 100-dollar note that passes from hands of wealth to hands of need and through thieving hands. Through the journey of the currency brief ... See full summary »

Director: Oshosheni Hiveluah | Stars: Steven Afrikaner, Sylvanie Beukes, Girley Jazama, Perivi Katjavivi

Paths to Freedom (2014)


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Director: Richard Pakleppa

Namibia - The Spirit of Wilderness (2016)

55 min | Documentary

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Director: Alexander Sass

Votes: 5

El cielo escondido (2016)

Hermes is an Argentine anthropologist who is living with the villagers of the Damara ethnic group in Namibia. Researching about the possible origins of mankind and specialized in the ... See full summary »

Director: Pablo César | Stars: Patricio Bedoya, Whilzahn Gelderbloem, Ludwig Karl-Heinz, Joe Murangi

Die Minensucherin (2011 TV Movie)

88 min | Drama

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Director: Marcus O. Rosenmüller | Stars: Christine Neubauer, Hannes Jaenicke, Heikko Deutschmann, Yevgeni Sitokhin

Votes: 19

Passion for Planet (2016)

100 min | Documentary

A journey around the globe together with the world's best wildlife filmmakers. We experience their passion and commitment for the natural beauty of our planet. However, their mission is now... See full summary »

Director: Werner Schuessler | Stars: Rita Banerji, Jan Haft, Michael Schlamberger, Rita Schlamberger

Votes: 14

The White Line

100 min | Drama, History, Romance | Post-production

A story of hope borne from love grown in a forbidding time.

Director: Desiree Kahikopo

Bitter Melons (1971)

Not Rated | 30 min | Short

This film, shot in 1955, focuses on a small band of /Gwi San living in the arid landscape of the central Kalahari Desert in present-day Botswana.

Director: John Marshall

Votes: 10

Uushimba (City-Life) (2016)

25 min | Short, Action

Uushimba is a story off a young man Hangula who arrives in the city to seek greener pastures. He gets caught up with his cousin Tangeni's thug lifeways and becomes a recruit in Tangeni's ... See full summary »

Director: Khama Nakanduungileh | Star: Gustav Nuuyoma

Blue Frontier

85 min | Drama | Post-production

Aga, an Inuit woman who is holding on to life in her deathbed undertakes a mysterious journey, travelling through different people who have close ties to the sea.

Directors: Jorge Carmona, Tito Köster | Stars: José Chacaltana, John Teariki, Ishmael Hope, Mochica Dog

#standwithme (2014)

73 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

#standwithme examines the realities of modern-day slavery, the role we play in it as consumers, and the importance of knowing the story behind what we buy. After seeing a photo of two ... See full summary »

Directors: Patrick Moreau, Grant Peelle

Votes: 7

The Unlikely Encounter (2018)

107 min | Drama, Family | Completed

Set in Windhoek area in today's Namibia, The Unlikely Encounter is a drama with sarcastic humor about relational difficulties between father and son. When the womanizing and absent father, ... See full summary »

Director: Andre Costa | Stars: Chops Tshoopara, Damien Schutz, Jan-Baren Scheepers, Dan Stevenson

The Third Way to Reach Remote Tribes (2011)

80 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

Communication is a reality of the 21st Century, even for the most isolated people. Remote tribes around the world struggle to adapt to the intrusions of the Western civilization. This film ... See full summary »

Director: Attila Iacob Peli | Stars: Razvan Georgescu, Mihnea Lamatic, Vlad Spilca, Valentino Tiron

Angola: Saudades from the One Who Loves You (2006)

65 min | Documentary

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Director: Richard Pakleppa

Votes: 7

The Unseen (III) (2016)

70 min | Drama

The Unseen is about art, identity and solitude. It presents three interconnected vignettes that follow three different characters as they slip into spaces in Namibian society mostly unseen.

Director: Perivi Katjavivi | Stars: Esther Beukes, Senga Brockerhoff, Mathew Ishitile, Antonio David Lyons

African Cowboy (2013)

Short, Drama

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Director: Rodney Charles | Stars: Joel Haikali, Rodney Charles

Wild Landings: Namibia (2017 TV Movie)

68 min | Documentary, Adventure, History | Completed

This is a self-contained pilot episode for a documentary series where 2 adventurers build their own plane to land anywhere. First destination Namibia - where they wild land and follow ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Ross

Cats in my Dreams (2017)

76 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography | Completed

A real 'Out of Africa' in the Namibian landscape, life and love beyond boundaries.

Director: Julika Kennaway

Try (2012)

23 min | Short, Action, Drama

8 hours, 8 people, 1 city: A series of events and circumstances connects different lives from completely different backgrounds from one end to the other end of town until they all end up in... See full summary »

Director: Joel Haikali | Stars: Clarence Geingob, Joel Haikali, China Revecca Haufiku, Norman Job

Votes: 5

Bikes for Africa (2012)

68 min | Documentary, Adventure

Bikes for Africa is an entertaining, insightful and daringly honest documentary following the life adventures of Hap Cameron and Mandy Todd, and their attempt to help implement a self ... See full summary »

Directors: Hap Cameron, Richard Sidey

Votes: 5

We Are the Future (2011)

10 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

A generation of adults has disappeared from society due to the spread of AIDS and TB in Namibia, Southern Africa. In some places, those between the ages of 25 and 45 have nearly all died of... See full summary »

Director: Olga Jong

JOMI's Sphere of Action (2019)

105 min | Documentary, Biography

Josef Michael Kreutzer (JOMI) became deaf by meningitis as a child. During his cause of life he became a famous panomime by his mentor Marcel Marceau and started an impressive international career.

Directors: Sebastian Voltmer, Manfred Voltmer | Star: Josef Michael Kreutzer

Njinga (2014)

138 min | Documentary, Adventure | Completed

Explorer/adventurer, Kate Leeming has cycled the equivalent of twice around the world at the Equator. Kate's incredible Expedition - A ten month, 22,040km journey across Africa from Point ... See full summary »

Director: Martin McCann

Chaos Au Kalahari (2015 TV Movie)

52 min | Documentary

In the heart of the Kalahari Desert - "Land of the thirsty" to the Kalahari San (Bushmen) - water is a precious and strategic resource. Considered the 'first people', the San have survived ... See full summary »

Director: Kate Thompson-Gorry

Under The Hanging Tree

Crime | Announced

In the stark desert landscape of the Kalahari a troubled police officer battles to keep her small town from being ripped apart by a horrific murder and the ghosts from a colonial past.

Director: Perivi Katjavivi | Star: Antonio David Lyons

Imiti ikula (2001)

26 min | Documentary, Short

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Directors: Sampa Kangwa, Simon Wilkie

Votes: 9

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