Zambia (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
I Am Not A Witch (2017)
79 metascore

I Am Not A Witch (2017)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

In a remote Zambian community a girl is denounced as a witch and sent on a trajectory of exploitation, as a tethered member of a witches' camp, a witch for hire and a tourist exhibit.

Director: Rungano Nyoni | Stars: Maggie Mulubwa, Henry B.J. Phiri, Nancy Murilo, Margaret Spinella

Votes: 3,019 | Gross: $0.05M

Slipstream (2005)

R | 89 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A scientist goes to a bank to meet a pretty bank-teller. His time-machine allows him to go 10 minutes back in time and correct his approaches to her. He's shadowed by 2 FBI agents and the bank gets robbed.

Director: David van Eyssen | Stars: Sean Astin, Vinnie Jones, Ivana Milicevic, Kevin Otto

Votes: 3,211

Killing Heat (1981)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama

In the 1940s, a city girl moves from America to her husband's failing farm in Southern Rhodesia in colonial Africa. Unhappy and unhinged, she starts an affair with their black servant which leads to tragedy.

Director: Michael Raeburn | Stars: Karen Black, John Thaw, John Kani, Patrick Mynhardt

Votes: 151

Doin' My Drugs (2019)

94 min | Documentary, Music

The story of musician Thomas Muchimba Buttenschøn - born HIV+ in 1985 - and his crusade to use his music to wipe out AIDS in his native Zambia and beyond.

Director: Tyler Q. Rosen | Stars: Chris Aka, Cana Buttenschøn, Jens Buttenschøn, Peter Buttenschøn

Votes: 11

Eighteam (2014)

70 min | Documentary

The resurrection of Zambia's national football team after losing 18 players in a plane crash in Gabon in 1993. A 18-year road of reconstruction until destiny makes its move: in Gabon, ... See full summary »

Director: Juan Rodriguez-Briso | Star: Kalusha Bwalya

Votes: 13

Sex (2016)

12 min | Short, Drama

A priest uses religion to pray his lust. the society is gullible to his quest until the unthinkable happens. A movie aimed to reflect and tell untold stories.

Director: Emmanuel Mwape | Stars: Cynthia Bwembya, Olipah Musukuma, Leo Dauty Simukoko

The Carrier (I) (2010)

Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Drama

'The Carrier' is a feature-length documentary that tells the inspiring story of an HIV-positive and pregnant mother trying to protect her baby from being born with HIV/AIDS. The film ... See full summary »

Director: Maggie Betts

Votes: 22

Family Slavery (2018)

120 min | Drama

Somewhere around Africa 2000, the southern part of Zambia, the camera shows the sun, trees rocks different parts of nature. the camera moves to a very vast land full of grass and cows, ... See full summary »

Director: Matildah Muchindu | Stars: Sarah Sweet Akatugba, Estella Edem, Sharon Ifedi, Browny Igbegwu

On Canvas (2020)

79 min | Drama

A story of a young man determined to be a celebrated painter but the love of a woman turns his life upside down and his dream seems to be fading.

Director: Raphael Nyirenda | Stars: Sunday Gatawa, Mutinta Hamalala, Mathias Musumali, Sonia Phiri

Choka! (2001)

PG | 46 min | Documentary

Follows a day in the life of a group of street children in Lusaka, the capitol of Zambia.

Director: Kasper Bisgaard

I will speak, I will speak! (2018)

54 min | Documentary

'I will speak, I will speak!' Atlas2018 tells the story of 5 HIV-infected men and women from Zambia, Russia, the USA, Cambodia and England; about how they continued to live after the shock of their HIV diagnosis

Director: Willem Aerts

Votes: 6

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: 16

Scars of A Mother (2020)

2 min | Short, Drama

A repeated history of an unfortunate woman ,Chisomo ,who battles with the daily struggles of living.She has to pay the price of being a single mother to sacrifices for her children's well-being.

Directors: Matildah Muchindu, Emeka Hill Umeasor | Stars: Chizzy Alichi, Sharonace Emeruwa, Gigi Gent, Sharon Ifedi

Colours of the Alphabet (2016)

80 min | Documentary

A beautiful, inspiring and bittersweet documentary film about language and childhood in Africa. Steward, Elizabeth and M'barak are three first time school pupils in rural Zambia who ... See full summary »

Director: Alastair Cole

Votes: 9

Africa Dreaming (1997– )

156 min | Drama

A series of six dramatic shorts, each from a different African country and all on the broad theme of "love in Africa."

Stars: João Manja, Sophia Matros, Tobias Sigauque, Selna Uries

Votes: 16

Mwansa the Great (2011)

23 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

Mwansa goes on a journey to finally prove that he is Mwansa the Great.

Director: Rungano Nyoni | Stars: Mwansa Bwalya, Anna Mithi, Samuel Mwale, Owas Ray Mwape

Votes: 81

Faith (V) (2014)

12 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

Two souls journey to reconcile divine and earthly love.

Directors: Gloria Huwiler, Raif Kurt | Stars: Sara Alena, Gloria Huwiler, Anna Khaja, Louis C. Oberlander

Can They See Us? (2021)

Drama | Post-production

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Director: Kenny Mumba

Angst (2013)

13 min | Short, Drama, Romance

Angst tells the story of two lovers deeply connected yet mired in games that test the limits of their affection.

Director: Nunzio Fazio | Stars: Gloria Huwiler, Chad Faust

Votes: 19

Africa First: Volume Two (2012 Video)


Focus World is charged with finding the most exciting new voices in international and independent film. Focus' Africa First program is an initiative designed exclusively for filmmakers of ... See full summary »

Directors: Stephen Abbott, Matthew Bishanga, Daouda Coulibaly, Matthew Jankes, Rungano Nyoni | Stars: Bocar Ba, Tehibou Bagayoko, Brenda Ibarah, Maureen Kulany

Solar Eclipse (2011)

81 min | Documentary, Adventure

In 2006, Milan and Tomas electrified a school campus and a hospital in a detached Zambian village. After four years, they return for the last time to find out about their system's failures, repair it and hand it over at last.

Director: Martin Marecek

Votes: 21

Love Games (2012– )


Love Games is a television series focusing on reproductive health and HIV/AIDS and how it affects people.

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: 11

My County (2010)

45 min | Drama

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Stars: Phakeni Makowane, Chadzanso Mwenda, Bob Nkosha, Grace Rumsey

ZedCrew (2010)

42 min | Short, Drama

A Zambian rapper puts it all on the line to get him and his friends to New York City.

Director: Noah Pink | Star: Alvin Fungo

Votes: 5

Suwi (2010)

78 min | Drama

A young woman who is handicapped after an accident becomes attached to an AIDS orphan.

Directors: Musola Cathrine Kaseketi, Sandie Banda | Stars: Catherine Soko, Chantel Mwabi, Owas Ray Mwape, Jacob Chirwa

Votes: 7

The AC Project: To the Ends of the Earth (2014)

94 min | Documentary, Adventure

Through what began as a group of college guys dissatisfied with the pursuit of the American Dream, The AC Project is simply a one-year journey of experimental living. Growing up as ... See full summary »

Director: Brandon Lied | Stars: Matthew Fons, Ethan Matott, Doug Wekenman, Ryan Wekenman

Votes: 6

A Visit to Remember: Roger Federer Foundation (2014)

26 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

When a couple, very engaged in social problems, join the CEO of Roger Federer Foundation they visit more than a social project, they meet some of the most charismatic and caring people of this world.

Director: Cris Saur

Nomads Wandering Women of the Whitewater Tribe (2006 Video)

21 min | Documentary, Short, Sport

Nomad kayakers, Whitney Lonsdale, Jessie Stone, and Emily Jackson are adventurous women who have been drawn to the whitewater of the White Nile River in Uganda. They are friends connected ... See full summary »

Director: Polly Green | Stars: Emily Jackson, Whitney Lonsdale, Jessie Stone

Spiral Bound (2020)

5 min | Short, Thriller

A teenage thug wakes up to the the reality that he is stuck in a spiral causing him to relive the same 5 minutes over and over. With absolute certainty that one of his victims has bewitched... See full summary »

Director: Jones Nasilele | Stars: Chizza Banda, Augustine Lungu Jr., Dixon Mumba, Besta Phiri

The Long Road Home (2020)

Short, Drama

A young Zambian woman's life is turned upside down after her husband becomes severely abusive. Once she hits rock bottom, she has to make a difficult choice to escape her tyrannical husband without help from her community.

Director: Kasuba Mukuka | Stars: Kasuba Mukuka, Akende Munalula

With My Own Two Wheels (2011)

44 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

For many in America, the bicycle commute is a lifestyle choice. For countless others across the globe, each pedal stroke is progress out of poverty, toward an education, and over the ... See full summary »

Directors: Jacob Seigel-Boettner, Isaac Seigel-Boettner

Votes: 9

Snapshots of a Village (2009 Video)

16 min | Documentary, Drama

From HIV to hairdos, a group of Zambian teenagers let us in on life in A Village. Snapshots of a Village is both an intimate and an upbeat documentary introducing Kangwa, Florence, Emmanuel... See full summary »

Amazing Grace (II) (2013)

5 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Lloyd has had a tenuous relationship with forests. He lives in Zambia, where most people rely on charcoal for fuel. In order to survive he has been a charcoal burner for many years, cutting... See full summary »

Director: Rowan Pybus

Club Risky Business (2009)


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Stars: Lloyd Kalipinde, Phakeni Makowane, Bob Nkosha

Between Rings (2014)

82 min | Documentary

After trading her marriage for a boxing career, seven-time world welterweight champion Esther Phiri is torn between her family obligations and cultural expectations.

Directors: Jessie Chisi, Salla Sorri

Votes: 10

Imiti ikula (2001)

26 min | Documentary, Short

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Directors: Sampa Kangwa, Simon Wilkie

Votes: 9

Far from Gone (2009)

40 min | Documentary, Short

An intensely personal document of friendship and hope set in a Zambian refugee camp.

Director: Barney Broomfield | Stars: Boniface Kabuya, Stephen Kaumba

The Borderline (2019)

93 min | Thriller

In a desperate bid to make a success of his life and become rich in the future, Faustino, a poacher and failed gemstone dealer, sells his soul to the devil.

Director: Peter Langmead | Stars: Nancy Handabile, Moses Zulu, Tom Chiponge, Samuel Kanema

Untamed (II)

70 min | Documentary, Biography, Mystery | Post-production

Facing his approaching death, Poet Ian McCallum, spends his last days retracing his former lives as wilderness guide, Jungian analyst, psychiatrist, divorcee, international sports star, ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Wood

Awaken (IV) (2009)

18 min | Short, Drama

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Director: Patrick Ssenjovu | Stars: Oliver Martin, Gloria Huwiler, Jackie Moore, Thomas Lipinski

Votes: 7

MJ Originals: Right Where You Left Me (2019)

18 min | Short, Drama

Starring Grace Rumsey, this psychological romance centers around a young ladies attempt to move on from an ex. It is written and directed by Milner A Nameembo Jr and produced by Zambia Short Film Festival.

Director: Milner. A. Nameembo Jr. | Star: Grace Rumsey

Made in Africa: Our Future (2013)

11 min | Documentary, Short, History

Made In Africa explores the natural richness of a great continent whose children are now seeing through the political and economic fog and are embracing their homeland.

Director: Ozwald Boateng

Touching Lives (2007– )

30 min | Reality-TV, Talk-Show

Ordinary men and women in need of a helping hand have a chance to fulfill their lifelong dreams. Viewers write to the show asking for assistance with their dreams and the two presenters ... See full summary »

Stars: Sedem Ofori, Esi Arhin, Monica Eisenberg, Jeff Kawana

Victoria Falls (II)


Victoria returns home to Zambia for her sister's wedding and is forced to play referee to her dysfunctional mixed race family.

Director: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese | Star: Gloria Huwiler

Ward: B12 (2017)

18 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

Frequent power outages, outdated equipment, and a general lack of resources leaves the women in WARD: B12, the largest labor ward in Zambia, in a disheartening situation. The deck is ... See full summary »

Director: Becky Beamer

Even (2020)

Drama, Thriller

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Director: Shamano Swandi | Stars: William Daka, Kaluba Kasongo, Enock Mumba, Esther Mweemba

H.A.I.R (2019)

10 min | Short, Action

In a small town in Zambia, young men with overgrown Hair are being abducted by a local gang. It is the up to one of the survivors to save the rest. With the help of his girlfriend, he looks... See full summary »

Director: Milner. A. Nameembo Jr. | Star: Mary Siamwanda

Stomp Out Genocide (2013)

7 min | Short, Family, Music

An African child wanders into a destroyed village and discovers a pair of red sneakers which had belonged to a child victimized in a genocide. He puts on the sneakers and begins stomping on... See full summary »

Directors: Eran Amiel, Ab Andani, Pat Fitzgerald, Eden Klogo, Rip Taggart | Star: Rip Taggart

The Women Of Nsongwe (2016)

11 min | Documentary, Short

A group of rural women farmers band together in the hope of gaining economic independence through agriculture.

Director: Jeanpaul Isaacs

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