Fulah (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Brightness (1987)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Fantasy

A young man with magical powers journeys to his uncle to request help in fighting his sorcerer father.

Director: Souleymane Cissé | Stars: Issiaka Kane, Aoua Sangare, Niamanto Sanogo, Balla Moussa Keita

Votes: 2,078

Nafi's Father (2019)

107 min | Drama

a fight between an Imam and his powerful brother over their childrens' marriage. At stake: how a small community slowly drifts towards extremism.

Director: Mamadou Dia | Stars: Saikou Lo, Alassane Sy, Penda Daly Sy, Aicha Talla

Votes: 42

The Pirogue (2012)
74 metascore

The Pirogue (2012)

87 min | Drama

A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisherman to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them.

Director: Moussa Touré | Stars: Souleymane Seye Ndiaye, Laïty Fall, Malaminé 'Yalenguen' Dramé, Balla Diarra

Votes: 370

Zero (II) (2015)

83 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

A bee-keeper initiates fight against the society of consumption for saving the bees.

Director: Gyula Nemes | Stars: Udo Kier, Krisztián Kovács, Martina Krátká, Orsolya Tóth

Votes: 39

El Día del Pez

Drama | Filming

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Director: Pablo César | Stars: Boy Olmi, Horacio Ruiz, Lalo Prette

Spell Reel (2017)

96 min | Documentary

Filipa César turns his gaze to Guinea-Bissau, where at the beginning of the 1970s the advocates of a militant cinema captured the freedom struggle and the first years of independence.

Director: Filipa César

Votes: 50

Le cercle des noyés (2007)

71 min | Documentary

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Director: Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd | Star: Bâ Fara

Votes: 24

Adama (2011)

56 min | Documentary

On March 24th, 2005, Adama Bah, a 16-year-old Muslim girl, awoke at dawn to discover nearly a dozen armed government agents inside her familys apartment in East Harlem. She was arrested and... See full synopsis »

Director: David Felix Sutcliffe | Star: Adama

Once Upon a Time in Sahel (2014)


The escalating issue of human trafficking and migration of Africans to Southern Europe via the Sahara desert and the high seas of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.

Director: Ishmeal Sarr | Stars: Aida Badjie, Modou Mussa Ceesay, Mahtar Diouf, Mody Fall

Boli Bana (2017)

60 min | Documentary

At night, the young boy Ama and his companions travel through the bush of Boli Bana. A herd of huge and at the same time benevolent cattle accompanies them. By day, the young girl Aissita ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Gillard

Votes: 23

Deep Hearts (1981)


An ethnographic portrayal of the Bororo people of Niger, showing an annual ritual dance, which symbolizes their beliefs about containing and controlling their feelings of love.

Director: Robert Gardner | Star: Robert Gardner

Votes: 9

Ceux de la colline (2009)

72 min | Documentary

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Director: Berni Goldblat

Votes: 6

Les jardins de l'espoir (2013)

Documentary, Short

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Director: Mamadou Dia

Gido (2014)

20 min | Documentary, Short

Two men who turn out to be cousins are walking around on a plain in Gambia with their cows in the dusty afternoon sun. A simple motif, which is known from countless documentaries: manual ... See full summary »

Director: Gitte Villesen | Stars: Ali Joof, Abdulaye Joof, Amadou Sarr

Au centre de la Terre, des puits et des hommes (2008 Video)

25 min | Documentary, Short

A man stands at the mouth of a well, donning a rudimentary rope harness. Camera in hand, he dives into the well and starts a 126 meters drop, at the end of which he reaches two men working ... See full summary »

Director: Ingrid Patetta

Flores de la Frontera (2012)


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Director: Alfredo Torrescalles

Salah, an African toubab? (2008)

68 min | Documentary

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Director: Margriet Jansen | Star: Salah Salahina Sounfountera

Koumen (1979)


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Director: Ludovic Segarra | Stars: Amadou Hampaté Ba, Manuel Rainoird

Faraway Roots (2002)

Not Rated | 72 min | Documentary

A photographer sets out to Mauritania on a journey to find a tree. In the form of letters written to his lover, a voice-over reads his reflections and the accounts of his travels. During ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd

Votes: 51

Voiceless (II) (2020)


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Director: Robert O. Peters | Stars: Asabe Madaki, Yakubu Mohammad, Uzee Usman, Abba Ali Zaky