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Lucky People Center International (1998)

85 min | Documentary, Music

The film is a journey through some twenty countries where existential issues are addressed and the participants have all taken a stand against modern society and trying to make human life better.

Directors: Erik Pauser, Johan Söderberg | Stars: Alexander Brenner, Djossou Dotche, Bruno Manser, Sogyal Rinpoche

Votes: 583

Anderland (1980– )

30 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Anderland children's series.

Stars: Carlo Ianni, Dirk Zalm, Renate Muhri, Esther Roelz

Votes: 10

Nobody Dies Here (2016)

23 min | Documentary, Short

Perma gold mine, Benin. Some dream to find something, others realized there was nothing to be found. Some dig relentlessly hoping to become rich, others died in the process. And a few of them say that here, nobody dies.

Director: Simon Panay

Votes: 7

Gershwin's Summertime: The Song That Conquered the World (2011 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary, Music

The song "Summertime" was written by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward and although not thought to be directly involved, Ira Gershwin gets ... See full summary »

Director: James Maycock | Stars: Pauline Black, Courtney Pine, Gary Giddins, George Gershwin

Votes: 9

Bight of the Twin (2016)

55 min | Documentary, Music

A documentary film that will take viewers to Ouidah, Benin, the geographic heart of the Vodoun religion, where friends and collaborators, director Hazel Hill McCarthy, III and cultural ... See full summary »

Director: Hazel Hill McCarthy III | Star: Genesis P-Orridge

Votes: 9

Pierre Fatumbi Verger: Mensageiro Entre Dois Mundos (2000)

82 min | Documentary, Biography

Documentary about French-born Pierre Verger, who lived between Bahia (Brazil) and Africa from 1946 until his death in 1996, and dedicated himself to photograph and research the Candomblé ... See full summary »

Director: Lula Buarque de Hollanda | Stars: Pai Albino, Jorge Amado, Maurice Baquet, Zélia Gattai

Votes: 37

The Newcomer (1976)

87 min

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Director: Richard De Medeiros | Stars: Agnès Chichi, Sébastien De Souza, Michel Djondo, Sikirou Ogoujobi

The Dawn of a New Day (2011)

Not Rated | 61 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

A South African plastic surgeon, Dr, Tertius Venter, wants to leave his private practice to join a hospital ship providing free surgeries to the poor - but at a personal cost his wife Trudi... See full summary »

Director: Ryley Grunenwald

Votes: 10

When the Spirits Come (1992)

54 min | Documentary

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Director: Véronique Dessout

Vudú (2020)

Documentary | Filming

Vudú is a feature documentary that tells the story of a group of young African artists whose lives are marked by magic and animistic religion. Their dream is to be able to act one day ... See full summary »

Director: Jesus Cano

ZanKlan (2018)

Short, Drama

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Director: Arcade Assogba | Stars: Cyrille Koffi, Jeannette Gandjiede, Raphael Hounto

Amour noir (1984)

8 min | Short

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Director: Franck Landron | Star: Jacques Penot

7000 km plus loin (2005)

23 min | Documentary, Short

Kindji is a voodoo fetish-priest in Benin. One day he told me: "Your spirit is not with the whites but with us in Africa." Today, I live in Paris and I wonder if the things I believed in there could exist here.

Director: Maëva Poli | Star: Maëva Poli

Votes: 6