Tanzania (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
Chimpanzee (2012)
57 metascore

Chimpanzee (2012)

G | 78 min | Documentary, Family

A 3-months-old chimpanzee is separated from his troop and is then adopted by a fully-grown male.

Directors: Alastair Fothergill, Mark Linfield | Star: Tim Allen

Votes: 5,597 | Gross: $28.97M

Innoss'B Feat. Diamond Platnumz: Yope (Remix) (2019 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

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Director: Kenny | Stars: Innoss' B., Diamond Platinumz

After the Harvest II

90 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller | Post-production

A devastating, life-changing experience leads to a dangerous encounter.

Director: Henry Mason | Stars: Saffron Burrows, Adelaide Clemens, Russell Tovey, Kim Bodnia

In Defense of Food (2015 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 117 min | Documentary

In Defense of Food tackles a question more and more people around the world have been asking: What should I eat to be healthy? Based on award-winning journalist Michael Pollan's ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Schwarz | Stars: Michael Pollan, Stephen Ritz

Votes: 665

Diamond Platnumz: Kanyaga (2019 Video)

3 min | Short, Music

Official music video for "Kanyaga" by Diamond Platnumz.

Director: Kenny | Star: Diamond Platinumz

Jonah (II) (2013)

TV-G | 17 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

Mbwana and his best friend Juma are two young men with big dreams. These dreams become reality when they photograph a gigantic fish leaping out of the sea and their small town blossoms into... See full summary »

Director: Kibwe Tavares | Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, Malachi Kirby, Louis Mahoney

Votes: 191

White Shadow (2013)

PG-13 | 117 min | Drama

The story of Alias, a young Albino on the run, hunted by local witch doctors who use Albinos body parts for their potions.

Director: Noaz Deshe | Stars: Hamisi Bazili, Salum Abdallah, Riziki Ally, James Gayo

Votes: 347

Father Africa (2017)

105 min | Family, Sport

A coming-of-age story that follows the main character, Cameron, as he goes on a journey which opens his eyes to the world and to love. Through a series of events, he realizes you never know who you are until you really know who you are.

Director: Chase Crittenden | Stars: Paul Johansson, Benjamin A. Onyango, Thomas Waywell, Alan O'Silva

Votes: 24

Planetary (2015)

85 min | Documentary, History

We are in the midst of a global crisis of perspective. We have forgotten the undeniable truth that everything is connected. PLANETARY is a provocative and breathtaking wakeup call, a cross ... See full summary »

Directors: Guy Reid, Steve Watts Kennedy | Stars: Janine Benyus, Ronald Garan, Joan Halifax, Paul Hawken

Votes: 331

Pili (I) (2017)

85 min | Drama

Pili lives in rural Tanzania, working the fields for less than $1 a day to feed her two children and struggling to manage her HIV-positive status in secret. When she is offered the chance ... See full summary »

Director: Leanne Welham | Stars: Bello Rashid, Nkwabi Elias Ng'angasamala, Sesilia Florian Kilimila, Sikijua Rashid

Votes: 25

Jane's Journey (2010)
49 metascore

Jane's Journey (2010)

TV-G | 107 min | Documentary, Biography

More than 20 years ago, Dr. Jane Goodall, now 75, decided to give up her career as a primatologist, as well as her private life, in order to devote all her energy to saving our endangered ... See full summary »

Director: Lorenz Knauer | Stars: Angelina Jolie, Pierce Brosnan, Jane Goodall, Hugo Eric Louis van Lawick

Votes: 273 | Gross: $0.03M

King of Beasts (2018)

86 min | Documentary, Action, Adventure

The story of lion trophy hunters in Africa. KING OF BEASTS offers a close-up on the world of the controversial 'sport" of lion hunting.

Directors: Tomer Almagor, Nadav Harel

Votes: 42

Vessel (II) (2014)
68 metascore

Vessel (II) (2014)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

A fearless sea captain sails a ship through loopholes in international law, providing abortions on the high seas, and leaving in her wake a network of emboldened activists who trust women to handle abortion on their own terms.

Director: Diana Whitten | Star: Rebecca Gomperts

Votes: 205

Magic Pills (2017)

90 min | Documentary

After being framed by the media, filmmaker and homeopath Ananda More crisscrosses the world to meet with scientists, practitioners, and patients to learn whether homeopathy is science-based... See full summary »

Director: Ananda More

Votes: 8

Fatuma (2018)

85 min | Drama

A traditional rural woman has always risked body and soul, without reward or thanks, to farm her husband's land and keep the family fed and cared for. She fights unfavourable weather, pests... See full summary »

Director: Jordan Riber | Stars: Ayoub Bombwe, Cathryn Credo, Beatrice Taisamo

Peponi (2020)

Crime, Drama, Romance | Post-production

Young African man trying to escape poverty ends up working in a corrupt and dangerous organization.

Director: Nicholas Marwa | Stars: Ernest Napoleon, Kihaka Lupiana, Shirleen Wangari, Hamadi Neema

She Is My Sister (2007 Video)


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Director: Femi Ogedengbe | Stars: Jack Bin, Yvonne Cherry, Steven Kanumba, Mercy Johnson Okojie

Siri ya Mtungi (2012)

28 min | Drama

When a big family faces tough challenges, some fall apart and some triumph over what life throws at them. Siri ya Mtungi's cast of colorful characters, related by blood or marriage, or ... See full summary »

Stars: Yvonne Cherry, Godliver Gordian, MacDonald Haule, Betty Kazimbaya

Votes: 29

Going Bongo (2015)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

A newly recruited American doctor "mistakenly" volunteers to work in Africa for a month.

Director: Dean Matthew Ronalds | Stars: Ernest Napoleon, Emanuela Galliussi, Ashley Olds, Nyokabi Gethaiga

Votes: 38

Man in the Camo Jacket (2017)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

The story of iconic Welsh rock musician Mike Peters (of The Alarm), his rise to fame, battle with cancer, and inspiring climb back as he enlists some of the world's top musicians to help ... See full summary »

Director: Russ Kendall | Stars: Fred Armisen, Richard Blade, Billy Bragg, Billy Corgan

Votes: 20

Talking About Adultery (2019)

72 min | Documentary, Animation, Biography

Love is to have, desire is to want. TALKING ABOUT ADULTERY is a documentary essay about the human struggle for both. A film about what marriage means in today's world and what is it that we all strive for.

Director: Bara Jichova Tyson | Stars: Iva Gocheva, Caleb Hammond, Becca Lewis

People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe (1988 TV Movie)


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Director: Hugo Van Lawick | Stars: Flo, Donald Sutherland, Jane Goodall

Votes: 81

Out & Around (2015)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Adventure

Inspired to seek out stories of hope, a lesbian couple decides to leave behind their successful careers and life in San Francisco to embark on a year-long journey to find the international ... See full summary »

Directors: Lauren Fash, Ryan Suffern | Stars: Jennifer Chang, Abbie Cornish, Lisa Dazols, Manvendra Singh Gohil

Votes: 26

Sharing the Rough (2015)

85 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

Documents the never before captured process of the journey of a colored gemstone from mine to market while exploring the challenges of an emerging mining economy in East Africa.

Director: Orin Mazzoni | Stars: Roger Dery, June Stahl, Gichuchu Okeno, Charles Carmona

Votes: 10

When Giants Fall (2015)

78 min | Documentary, Crime, War

The ivory trade is a cruel business. Every 15 minutes an elephant is killed for its ivory. 65 percent of the continents elephants have been killed for their ivory in the last five years. ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Griffith | Star: Kathi Lynn Austin

Votes: 9

Sema (2018)

94 min | Drama, Horror

A thief finds himself stuck in the house where Mary and her entire family were killed two years ago; Maria's ghost shows him the house's dark past and ask him to tell the hidden truth.

Director: Timoth Conrad | Stars: Hassan Daffur, Anastasia Exavery, Justine Thomas Jamvia, Munira Mlehele

Alive & Well (2013)

Not Rated | 75 min | Documentary, Biography

ALIVE & WELL is a powerful documentary film about the human condition, which follows seven resilient people coming to terms with the profound reality of living with the hereditary chronic ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Taft | Stars: Charles Sabine, Trey Grey, Michael Hayden

Votes: 23

Project 11 (2011 Video)

14 min | Short, Mystery, Sci-Fi

11 Cities. 11 Directors. 1 Film. In a unique experiment, 11 directors from various countries in the world collaborated to make this short film. Project 11 is a High-Concept Thriller, which ... See full summary »

Directors: Ali Ahmed Brohi, Vikas Chandra, Dharamveer Chauhan, Joseph Cohen, Alessio Giorgetti, Hiro Ikematsu, Yi Luo, Nkumi Mtingwa, Rafal Rakoczy, Ryan Singh, Sydney Walsh | Stars: Afeera Afeera, Aftab Aftab, Mark Bennington, Guiying Chen

Votes: 6


Drama | Announced

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Director: Darious Britt | Stars: Winston Ellis, Ernest Napoleon

Magic House (2009)

85 min | Horror

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Director: Mtitu G. Game | Stars: Nargis Mohamed, Steven Kanumba, Abdul Ahmed, Hamis Abdallah

White Potion (2016)

76 min | Documentary

People who seek wealth and success through local beliefs - A documentary on the hunting of people with albinism in Tanzania, where the hunter and the prey speak.

Directors: Oguzhan Cineli, Ash Mswaki | Stars: Rahel Amos, Loyce Daudi, Filipo, James

Votes: 14

Akili and Me (2016– )


Akili is a four-year-old who lives in the Savannah highlands in Kilimanjaro. Every time she goes to sleep, she finds herself in a magic world called Lala Land. With the help of her new best... See full summary »

Who Cares? (2013)

G | 92 min | Documentary, Drama, History

WHO CARES is a 93-minute High Definition feature documentary about social entrepreneurs around the world. People who are making changes, bringing solutions, generating huge social impact ... See full summary »

Director: Mara Mourão | Star: Rodrigo Santoro

Votes: 75

Maangamizi: The Ancient One (2001)

110 min | Drama

An American woman doctor comes to Tanzania to work at a hospital for the mentally disturbed, with her Tanzanian lover. There, she meets a sometimes catatonic patient, Samahe, who seems to ... See full summary »

Directors: Martin Mhando, Ron Mulvihill | Stars: Barbarao, Amandina Lihamba, Samahani Kejeri, Waigwa Wachira

Votes: 50

Zamora (2011)

95 min | Mystery

Shot on location in Zanzibar, the story revolves around Zamora, a well traveled Zanzibar painter/womanizer on a voyage of self discovery. Filled with romantic connotations about the spice ... See full summary »

Director: Shams Bhanji | Star: Riichard Dyle Bezuidenhout

Votes: 8

Tena (2020)

90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller | Filming

A Tanzanian Detective from the year 1999 finds himself stuck in Los Angeles streets in present days and discover that he has a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will nearly destroy the human race.

Director: Timoth Conrad | Stars: Hassan Daffur, Brian Mrikaria, Catherine Valles, Isaya Rioba

Leo (II) (2019)

Drama | Filming

Last customer dies in the first time driver's car.

Director: Timoth Conrad | Stars: Zamo Chambo, Ally Juma Ally, Hussein Abdallah Mihayo, Single Mtambalike

She is My Sister 2 (2007 Video)


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Director: Femi Ogedengbe | Stars: Yvonne Cherry, Steven Kanumba, Mercy Johnson Okojie, Nkiru Sylvanus

The Fever (I) (2019)

90 min | Documentary | Completed

'The Fever' portrays the fight against malaria as a case study-in greed and courage.

Director: Katharina Weingartner | Star: Roy Szuper

Maisha, Maisha Tu (2015)

57 min | Drama

Shot in Tanzania, this feature film shows four different life stories - stories of challenges, opportunities and second chances.

Director: Yann Labry | Stars: Ahmed Olotu, Ahmed Zein, Ashraf Lukamba, Ayubu Juma

The Giant of Garmeh (2017)

12 min | Animation, Short, Family

A Fairytale from Iran - A Story about the Power of Music

Director: David Vee Rodden | Stars: Maziar ., Dar Choral Society, Glob Warrior, Lemoni Yazd

A Lot Like You (2012)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

When Eliaichi's retired father moves back to Tanzania, she begins a film project that examines the intricate fabric of multiracial identity, and grapples with the complex ties that children have to the cultures of their parents.

Director: Eliaichi Kimaro

Votes: 39

Hue: A Matter of Colour (2013)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, Biography, History

A documentary that weaves together personal journeys, historical facts and expert analysis to show the world through the eyes of those touched by the issue of "colourism".

Director: Vic Sarin | Stars: Joyce Laoagan, Jaden Rain, Jasmine Sky Sarin

Votes: 28

Elevation (II) (2008 Video)

76 min | Documentary, Action, Sport

An exploration of the human spirit.

Director: Devon Chivvis

Conquering Kilimanjaro (2014)

77 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

Conquering Kilimanjaro is an inspiring film that follows the Survivor Summit team, a group of 16 cancer survivors and cancer community advocates, as they attempt to climb the world's ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Middleton | Stars: Chris Callahan, Bob Chandler, Maddie Chandler, Wendy Chioji

Journey of Rising Hopes (2014)

15 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

Technophiles from Silicon Valley, Asia, and Europe reached the summit of Africa's Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise money for Amani Children's Home (a local charity that supports the homeless ... See full summary »

Director: Brett Garling | Stars: Lucrezia Bisignani, Simone Brunozzi, Marco Marinucci, Lippe Oosterhoff

Wahenga (2018)

93 min | Documentary

Wahenga (The Ancestors) Synopsis John Kitime, an energetic musician in his 60s, puts together a band to revive the dying sound of Tanzanian Zilipendwa, music from the early independence era. Weaving memories of the past and dreams for the future, John and his bandmates revisit the era of gleaming horns and packed dance halls as they struggle to keep the music alive in a passionate argument for "... See full summary »

Directors: Rebecca Corey, Amil Shivji | Star: John Kitime

Black Head Cow (2017)

12 min | Short, Drama

In a rural Maasai village in Tanzania, a primary school girl is suddenly confronted by an arranged marriage.

Director: Elizabeth Nichols | Star: Naserian Mzee

Votes: 12

As Old as My Tongue: The Myth and Life of Bi Kidude (2006)

66 min | Documentary, Music

A portrait of Bi Kidude, a living legend on her home island of Zanzibar. She has beguiled audiences around the world on her wide and varied travels.

Director: Andy Jones | Stars: Iddi Farhan, Maryam Hamdani, Nasra Hilal, Bi Kidude

Votes: 7

Ivory. A Crime Story (2016)

87 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

3 years of shooting, 30 countries, over 250 hours of raw material provided the basis for the investigation documentary «IVORY. A CRIME STORY» about the causes and consequences of an ... See full summary »

Director: Sergey Yastrzhembsky | Star: Jeff Koinange

Votes: 8

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