Zaire (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Life Is Rosy (1987)

Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Kourou comes from a village to Kinshasa, Zaire's capital and the center of World Beat; music is in his heart and he has big dreams. Right away he gets a job as a domestic for Mamou, the ... See full summary »

Directors: Benoît Lamy, Mweze Ngangura | Stars: Papa Wemba, Bibi Krubwa, Landu Nzunzimbu Matshia, Kanko Kasongo

Votes: 158

Burndown (1990)

R | 86 min | Thriller

Women are killed and raped in a small town near a condemned nuclear power plant. The bodies turn out to be very radioactive. The sheriff and a female reporter start to investigate.

Director: James Allen | Stars: Peter Firth, Cathy Moriarty, Hal Orlandini, Michael McCabe

Votes: 117

Macadam tribu (1996)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

Mike goes out from prison and joins his brother in his wanderings through Bamako, being with their friends in bars and gyms. By other side, their mother feels lonely and became alcoholic.

Director: Zeka Laplaine | Stars: Sidy Camara, André Carvello, Habib Dembélé, Boubacar S. Diarra

Votes: 10

Le damier (1996)

40 min | Short

This film tells the story of the president of a fictitious African nation who spends a sleepless night playing checkers with a pot-smoking vagabond who claims to be the all-round champion. ... See full summary »

Director: Balufu Bakupa-Kanyinda | Stars: Dieudonné Kabongo, Yves Mba, Pascal N'Zonzi, Jean LaCroix Kamba

Votes: 18

Tango Ya Ba Wendo (1993)

52 min | Documentary, Music

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Directors: Mambu Zinga Kwami, Mirko Popovitch | Star: Wendo Kolosoy

Perle noire (1994)

27 min | Short

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Director: Joseph Kumbela | Stars: Abiba Diarri, Paulette Dubost, Fernand Mona, Michel Pilorgé

Le crapaud chez ses beaux-parents (1992)

8 min | Short, Animation

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Director: Kibushi Ndjate Wooto

Votes: 11