97 min | Documentary
Unseen Enemy is a feature-length documentary about the threat of epidemics in the 21st century and what we can do to fight them.
Director: Janet Tobias | Stars: Larry Brilliant, John Connor, Decontee Davis, Veronica Maria Dos Santos
65 min | Drama
A poor boy befriends a girl from a rich family who disapprove their relationship.
Director: Jimmy Bangura | Stars: James Bangura, Jimmy Bangura, Mayonin Bangura, Victoria Conte
60 min | Drama, Mystery
Luna, a young beauty, is having a fling with an older man. Then she discovers him dead in a hotel room in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. She believes it may be her fault. Luna finds his notebook. It... See full summary »
Director: Trent Harris | Stars: Alex Caldiero, Richard Dutcher, Emily Pearson, Liberty Valentine
Not Rated | 53 min | Documentary, History
THE LANGUAGE YOU CRY IN tells an amazing scholarly detective story that searches for, and finds meaningful links between African Americans and their ancestral past. It bridges hundreds of ... See full summary »
Directors: Angel Serrano, Alvaro Toepke | Star: Vertamae Grosvenor
80 min | Documentary, Adventure
In Western Africa, a group of determined young men strive to open and promote Sierra Leone's first surfing club despite village politics and the ongoing threat of Ebola.
Directors: Gugi van der Velden, Jan Paul van der Velden
19 min | Documentary, Short, History
Over the last 20 years, Africa has experienced some 15 devastating civil wars with over 20 million victims in death, injury or displacement. Yet the West has turned a blind eye. This ... See full summary »
Directors: Themi Adams, Anthony Sklavos | Stars: Themi Adams, Mark Tuura
87 min | Documentary
Møre than 40 filmmakers travelled the globe to witness religious celebrations and interview people from all sorts of background.
Director: Thomas Lennon
87 min | Documentary
Through the eyes of African filmmakers, an unforgettable portrait of Sierra Leone's heroes as they confront Ebola during the most acute public health emergency of modern times.
Directors: Anna Fitch, Lansana Mansaray, Arthur Pratt, Banker White
Not Rated | 89 min | Documentary
The story of those who risked everything to defeat the deadliest epidemic of our time.
Director: Joel Clark | Stars: Tony Blair, Bono, Stephen Colbert, Bruce Davison
Not Rated | 77 min | Documentary, History
Can a family separated by the transatlantic slave trade sing and dance its way back together? In Perico, Cuba is an Afro-Cuban group that has kept alive songs and dances brought aboard a ... See full summary »
Director: Emma Christopher | Stars: Joe Allie, Lucy Amara, Cuco Casanova, Emma Christopher
11 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Whistling, kidnap and a bottle of tippex all feature in this part animated documentary which looks at the violence and corruption women face when entering the male dominated world of ... See full summary »
Directors: Anna Cady, Em Cooper
70 min | Documentary
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa seen through the eyes of the local populations, village officials, aid workers, the sick and those who recovered. It is a story of fear and frustration, of... See full summary »
Director: Peter Casaer
44 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
A documentary about the life of Solomon Juxon-Smith: a political refugee working in a New York supermarket, and the son of a forgotten West African leader.
Director: Andreas Hadjipateras
23 min | Short, Drama, War
AK is a short drama about a young Sierra Leonean who lived through the conflict as both victim and perpetrator. He now finds himself in a foreign land, London, as a student. Lost and ... See full summary »
Director: Michael Chandler | Stars: Kevin Berger, Alhaji Dekulay, Marian Fielding, Josta Hopps
Not Rated | 100 min | Documentary, History, News
Narrated by Academy Award® winning actress Meryl Streep, SHOUT GLADI GLADI celebrates the extraordinary people who rescue African women and girls from obstetric fistula, a medical condition... See full summary »
Directors: Adam Friedman, Iain Kennedy | Stars: Chris Baker-Brian, Florence Banda, Ibrahim Bangura, Isaac Balla Bangura
Votes: 41 | Gross: $0.01M
63 min | Documentary
A young man who survived the horrors of the Sierra Leonean civil war as a child and elevated himself through education has set on a journey to face his past and rebuild the country he once saw destroyed.
Directors: Liat Krawczyk, Anthony Mancilla
14 min | Short, Romance, War
Fayia is a 16-year-old Liberian refugee living on his own in a United Nations camp set up in Sierra Leone. A child of the wars in both countries, he is a survivor, making a life for himself... See full summary »
Director: Jack Riccobono | Stars: Fayia Kollon, Hannah Gibson, Liam Flaherty
8 min | Documentary, Short, Sport
'A Million Waves' is a portrait piece about 19 year old Kadiatu Kamara, the only female surfer in Sierra Leone.
Directors: Daniel Ali, Louis Leeson | Star: Kadiatu Kamara
15 min | Documentary, Fantasy | Completed
A stubborn farmer in Sierra Leone decides to farm in a sacred forest, but the spirits in the forest fight back.
Director: Ty Turley
30 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
In 1756 a ten-year old girl was kidnapped from Sierra Leone. As cargo on an American slave ship, she endured a treacherous,10-week voyage across the Atlantic to Charleston, South Carolina. ... See full summary »
Director: Thomalind Martin Polite | Star: Thomalind Martin Polite
85 min | Documentary, Music, News
In post-war Sierra Leone the youth, who once used guns to showcase their frustration, are picking up microphones to exercise a new found freedom of speech.
Directors: Greg Crompton, Jem Garrard
55 min | Documentary
This documentary pulses with the vitality of hand-clapping games it chronicles. Through wars and migrations, across language barriers and oceans, young girls connect through spontaneous, ... See full summary »
Director: Irene Chagall | Star: Annie Lanzillotto
52 min | Documentary, History | Post-production
Through the lens of ancient slavery in West Africa, 'Still Slaves' explores the rampant slavery, known to most as human trafficking, that continues to thrive along this notorious coastline.... See full summary »
Director: Ann Margret Nielsen | Star: Anna Newell
35 min | Documentary, Short
Edward Songo Conteh was an auto mechanic living happily with his family, until rebels amputated one of his arms during an attack on Sierra Leone's capital Freetown in January 1999. With the... See full summary »
Director: Solomon Moriba | Stars: Edward Songo Conteh, Lamin Jusu Jaka, Jabati Mambu, Tamba Ngaujah
19 min | Documentary, Short, News
A woman's chance of dying in child birth in the United States is 1 in 4,800. In Sierra Leone, it's 1 in 8. Fatal Birth explores, a week-long health intervention set up by Governments and ... See full summary »
Director: David Shoo | Star: David Shoo
100 min | Documentary
THE POETS is a documentary that follows two acclaimed West African poets, and lifelong friends, Syl Cheney-Coker and Niyi Osundare as they travel through their home countries of Sierra ... See full summary »
Director: Chivas DeVinck | Stars: Syl Cheney-Coker, Niyi Osundare
29 min | Documentary, Short, Drama
A decade since Sierra Leone's devastating civil war, from the ashes rises a new dawn of creativity in audio-visual media. Inspired by Jean Rouch's 'shared anthropology' and 'ethno-fiction',... See full summary »
Director: Kieran Hanson
84 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
"A Culture of Silence," is a documentary feature film about the human condition in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The film follows two independent documentary filmmakers, as they travel across ... See full summary »
Director: Raouf J Jacob | Stars: Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, Bashiru Conteh, Raouf J Jacob, Ernest Bai Koroma
65 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport
Bornor plays amputee soccer in Sierra Leone to cope with the trauma he suffered in the civil war, but his demons threaten his World Cup dreams and the family he loves.
Directors: Ngardy Conteh, Allan Tong
The Kono Project is an original docu-series that gives voice to a group of children living in the diamond mine region of Kono, Sierra Leone as they embark on a series of social, educational... See full summary »
Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Drama
Kids from Brooklyn, NY housing projects try to change the world when they are paired with Sierra Leonean pen pals orphaned by a civil war.
Directors: Dave LaMattina, Chad N. Walker
The Ebola outbreak in 2014 decimated Sierra Leone, this on the heels of a civil war that nearly wiped out a generation and brought the country to a halt. When the epidemic was at its peak, ... See full summary »
Directors: Nils Aucante, Alan Thompson
Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Drama
A documentary about JFK's political legacy in the 21st Century.
Director: Chuck Workman
5 min | Animation, Short, Drama
Ebola: A Poem For The Living is an animated short created to contribute to the prevention of the further spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa. The video reflects the co-creators ... See full summary »
Director: Firdaus Kharas
11 min | Short, Music | Completed
A Semi-Finalist film at Rebel Minded Festival 2018/ Semi-Finalist Hollywood Screenings Film Festival 2019. / official selection at the African Smartphone International Film Festival and ... See full summary »
Director: John Tsambazis
16 min | Documentary, News
Through the Net charts EJF's investigations into pirate fishing in West Africa and tracks the journey of fish caught illegally in Sierra Leone to the European seafood market through the ... See full summary »
Star: Jonathan Dimbleby
41 min | Documentary, Drama, Music
DJAMBO is an opus in four parts. Set in one of the poorest countries in the world -Sierra Leone, West Africa- the film offers four intimate, passionately-felt portraits. A stunningly ... See full summary »
Directors: Sebastian Funke, Christian Pfeil
31 min | Documentary, Short, News
Fourah Bay College is Sierra Leone's most prestigious university, situated on Mount Aureol and overlooking the national capital, Freetown. The university, like the country at large, is ... See full summary »
Directors: Felix Bazalgette, Tom Gardner, Josh Hughes, Rebecca Kinder
77 min | Documentary, War | Completed
Three young Africans set out to change their lives in the wake of civil war. A returnee from the US, a child soldier bound for Iraq and a diamond miner, they must rebuild their lives and ... See full summary »
Director: Paul Glynn
68 min | Action, Drama
They grew up together until life tore them apart. Years later one is making money but from a gangster lifestyle and the other struggles on the streets. Fate brings them back together but at what cost?
Director: Foday Sillah | Stars: Abdul Aziz Kamara, Nathaniel A. Sesay
6 min | Animation
This animated short is designed to prevent the next outbreak of Ebola from ever happening. It is freely available in multiple African languages.
Director: Firdaus Kharas | Star: Angélique Kidjo
48 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
The poorest country in the world lacks access to clean water. This is a story about their humble plea to live a life of dignity.
Director: George Wiley
25 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
The remarkable life of Major League Soccer star Kei Kamara, set against the backdrop of his return home to Sierra Leone to join his national team for a critical match.
Directors: Dave LaMattina, Chad N. Walker | Star: Kei Kamara
22 min | Documentary, Short, History
Ndogboyosui takes its name from a trickster spirit in Mende folklore that represents the dangerous deceptions of the Sierra Leonean forest. This experimental ethnographic documentary offers... See full summary »
Director: Samuel Mark Anderson
88 min | Documentary
During the civil war in Sierra Leone, which became infamous for the use of drug-fueled child soldiers, thousands of people had one or both arms chopped off: the hand that you used to vote ... See full summary »
Director: Brigitte Uttar Kornetzky
14 min | Documentary, Short, War
Having emerged from an 11-year civil war that left more than 50,000 people dead and two million displaced, Sierra Leone strives for a peaceful and democratic future. Since the end of ... See full summary »
Director: Iara Lee
59 min | Documentary, Biography
Shot over 6 years, Yumyum is the story of a gang of street youth from Kenema, Sierra Leone. Yumyum is leader and had his own video camera. He was expected to sell it but he went on to shoot 100 hours of footage- candid, brutal, poignant.
Director: Hazel Chandler
88 min | Documentary
Shado'man is a cinematic journey undertaken by the filmmaker together with the street boys. The camera becomes a nucleus around which their life unfolds, unlocking a space for previously ... See full summary »
Director: Boris Gerrets
38 min | Documentary, War
'Beyond Borders: Personal Stories from a Small Planet' is a creative burst of defiance and hope by youth around the globe who are overcoming the huge obstacles that have defined their lives... See full summary »
Director: Youth Filmmakers Worldwide
30 min | Documentary, Short
An ongoing documentary series highlighting millennials across Africa, as they define their identity while supporting their relative communities.
Director: Oluwaseun Babalola