Tswana (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
A United Kingdom (2016)
65 metascore

A United Kingdom (2016)

PG-13 | 111 min | Biography, Drama, History

The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.

Director: Amma Asante | Stars: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport

Votes: 15,654 | Gross: $3.90M

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008–2009)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A woman opens her own detective agency in Botswana.

Stars: Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Desmond Dube

Votes: 3,344

The Soul Collector (II) (2019)

Not Rated | 100 min | Horror

An old man, fated to collect souls for eternity, seeks atonement after trading his daughter's soul.

Director: Harold Holscher | Stars: Tshamano Sebe, Inge Beckmann, Keita Luna, Garth Breytenbach

Votes: 6,340

How to Ruin Christmas: The Wedding (2020– )

TV-MA | Comedy, Drama

Prodigal daughter Tumi goes home for the holidays and manages to ruin her sister's wedding plans. Now she must make things right before it's too late.

Stars: Busise Lurayi, Thando Thabethe, Yonda Thomas, Nambitha Ben-Mazwi

Votes: 338

The River (2018– )

20 min | Drama

A telenovela about the lives of two women from different backgrounds bonded together by lies and betrayal.

Stars: Presley Chweneyagae, Hlomla Dandala, Sindi Dlathu, Larona Moagi

Votes: 18

The Lion King (1997)


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Director: Julie Taymor | Stars: Nicholas Afoa, Haven Alexander, Josette Bushell-Mingo, Jesus Del Orden

The Queen (2016– )


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Stars: Mara Louw, Llewellyn Cordier, Paballo Koza, Loyiso Macdonald

Votes: 16

One Night kwa Mxolisi (2021 TV Movie)

86 min | Drama

When a once semi-successful rugby player opens a new restaurant, his friends come to celebrate his success. But after one too many vodkas and a few too many truth-bombs, illusions are shattered and friendships are tested.

Director: Sisanda Henna | Stars: Nyaniso Dzedze, Donovan Goliath, Buhle Samuels, Micaiah Henna

Votes: 7

¡Vivan las Antipodas! (2011)

Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary

What would be the shortest route between Entre Rios in Argentina and the Chinese metropolis Shanghai? Simply a straight line through the center of the earth, since the two places are ... See full summary »

Director: Viktor Kosakovskiy

Votes: 677

Dithunya tsa Rona (2021)


A social worker investigating teen pregnancies in a rural African village stops at nothing, including fighting her inner-demons, to protect children from abuse. Actionable recommendations from community activists conclude the project.

Directors: Jenny H. Ledikwe, Isaac Leano Marumo | Stars: Donald Molosi, Kgomotso Delia Tshwenyego, Mbali Kgosidintsi, Merrian Brooks

Imvelogy (2021)


Imvelogy is a hybrid nature/culture series that highlights the importance of indigenous knowledge in conservation. The title of the show is a fusion of "IMVELO" (Zulu word for nature) and "... See full synopsis »

The Imposter S1 (2017– )


Twin sisters, Mantwa and Matshepo Tau find themselves at war as a consequence of a moment that changed their lives. One of the sisters breaks out of prison after spending seventeen years ... See full summary »

Star: Thishiwe Ziqubu

Rockville (2013– )


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Stars: Gail Mabalane, Tshiamo Molobi, Connie Ferguson, Shona Ferguson

The Town (2021)

15 min | Short

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Director: Lindiwe Makgalemele | Stars: Lesedi, Mamarumo Marokane, Reginah Makgoga

Ek Joke Net (2011)

96 min | Comedy

You're a normal citizen minding your own business. You're pulled into a situation by a strange character that is turning your reality upside-down. The thought that this cannot be real ... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Nieuwoudt | Stars: Andrew Thompson, Solomon Cupido, Christel van den Bergh, Thokozani Ntuli

Votes: 26

What Did You Dream? (2020)

20 min | Short, Drama

11-year-old Boipelo fears that she can no longer remember her dreams and therefore can't help her granny play the local Chinese lottery.

Director: Karabo Lediga | Stars: Connie Chiume, Lethabo Mpoko, Karabo Maleka, Tshegofatso Phalafala

Votes: 5

Vutha (2020)


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Stars: Ayanda Bandla, Leroy Gopal, Busise Lurayi, Dumisani Mbebe

Jozi Kings (2010)

90 min | Drama

Set in the heart of the hustle and bustle of down town Johannesburg is an undercurrent of crime, a world where only the strongest survive. For those who dare, this is a world of abundant ... See full summary »

Directors: Jonathan Boynton-Lee, Justice Umeh | Stars: Anele Beke, Itumeleng Lobelo, Sandisiwe Ngcongo, Prince E. Osuchokwu

Ga re Dumele (2014– )


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Stars: Boikie Pholo, Meme Ditshego, Obed Baloyi, Keitu Kasonkola

There is Power in the Collar (2021)

75 min | Documentary | Completed

As Botswana awaits a possible landmark judgment from its high court, seeking to decriminalize same sex relations, Chantel, a 27-year-old lesbian who's both a theologian and a queer rights ... See full summary »

Directors: Lodi Matsetela, Vincent Moloi

We are Zama Zama (2020)


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Queens of Botswana (2019)

Not Rated | 43 min | Documentary, Short

Queens of Botswana shows three very different women whose lives have been touched by their love for Heavy Metal, engaged by their involvement with the Marok -as the metal scene calls itself -and infused with their need to be more.

Director: Sarah Vianney | Stars: Florah Mangwa, Ludo Morima, Gloria William

The World of Online Dating (2020)

14 min | Documentary, Short

A documentary in which we explore online dating in modern-day South Africa within South African Black Culture through individual experiences while trying to break down the rigid perceptions towards it.

Director: Busisiwe Matontsi | Stars: Tandi Banzini, Sonto Beqezi, Luthando Mankayi, Busisiwe Matontsi

Gomora Hustle (2013)

80 min | Drama

Alexandra township, Gomora, sets the field for this riveting thriller about four friends in a battle for survival. The idleness of unemployment has led them to seek unorthodox means of gaining income where a rat in the group is revealed.

Director: Simon Makwela | Stars: Xolile Gama, Thomas Gumede, Lucky Koza, Gift Leotlela

The Bantu Hour (2015– )

48 min | Comedy

Featuring musical legend, Hugh Masekela and hosted by comedy icon, Kagiso Lediga, The Bantu Hour delivers a dose of unadulterated social satire featuring archetypal South African characters... See full summary »

Stars: Kate Liquorish, Precious Makgaretsa, Koketso Mophuting, Kagiso Lediga

Re bina mmogo (2004– )

26 min | Drama

Six young traditional dancers grapple with emotionally-charged dilemmas in the context of changing cultural norms and values in modern Botswana.

Stars: Gaolope Basuhi, Saone Bikitshane, Joseph Dikgomo, Ontlametse Dikgomo

Timêla (2019)

11 min | Short, Drama

Mykel and Letsego encounter a young woman named Sophie. While Letsego would rather not linger, Mykel eventually makes an unexpected decision that goes against Letsego's beliefs, resulting in them having to now deal with the aftermath.

Director: Walter Mzengi | Stars: Vahid Davis, Nthlanla M. Kutu, Megan Le Roux, Thapelo Maropefela

Chopping Onions (2002)

Short, Drama

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Director: Phetogo Swartland | Stars: Gloria Moshoeshoe, Richard

Namibia Crossings (2004)

92 min | Documentary

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Director: Peter Liechti

Votes: 19

A re leke (1983 TV Movie)

26 min

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Director: Barry Coetzee

Thokolosi (2008)

7 min | Animation, Short

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Director: Karabo Legwaila | Star: Karabo Legwaila

Usindiso (Redemption) (2007–2008)


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Stars: Nomonde Mbusi, Jet Novuka, Cody Caprari

Modise (1984)

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Tapologo (2008)

88 min | Documentary

In Freedom Park, a squatter settlement near the platinum mines in SA, a network of former sex workers create Tapologo. They learn to be Home Based Carers for their community, transforming ... See full summary »

Directors: Gabriela Gutiérrez Dewar, Sally Gutiérrez Dewar

Votes: 8

Baeng (1980)

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S'gidla Waar? (2011–2012)

24 min | Biography, Reality-TV

The compelling story of three drug-addicted street kids, who want to change their lives, correct their wrongs and embark on an arduous battle to get back home.

Stars: Lucky Koza, Dumisane Makhanya, Tshepo Maseko, Phopholo Morotolo

Bridging Waters (2014– )

24 min | Documentary

Bridging Waters is a docudrama series that explores the lives of those who reside along Southern Africa's majestic rivers.

Stars: Chi Mhende, Salum Assumane, Nonceba Banjatiwe, Sboniso Banjatiwe

Test Your Love, Too (2020)

Short, Drama

Mpho and Masego, a young couple in love, must rely on support from each other and support from their elders as they navigate life and love in order to accept and to overcome a diagnosis of HIV.

Directors: Thebe Kegomoditswe, Jenny H. Ledikwe | Stars: Joe Matome, Donald Molosi, Poloko Gladys Morobolo, Nankie Ramabu

Thibelo Ya HIV: E Simolola Ka Nna (2011 Video)

Animation, Short

Founded at Stanford University, TeachAIDS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit social venture that creates breakthrough software addressing numerous persistent problems in HIV and AIDS prevention ... See full summary »

Director: Piya Sorcar | Stars: Game 'Zeus' Bantsi, Oratile Jazzelle Kebakile, Thato 'Scar' Malthabaphiri, Thato Tref Maruping

A Re Thabeng (1984 TV Movie)

26 min

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Director: Barry Coetzee

Letlapa (2019)

Short, Drama

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Directors: Ofentse Makola, Onkabetse Mtshweni | Stars: Sokuphila Mkosana, Nohle Ngwenya

Molori (1989)

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Director: David Bensusan | Star: Lucas Baloyi

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008–2009)

TV-PG | 109 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

A Botswanan woman starts up the country's first female-owned detective agency. Based on the series of novels by Alexander McCall Smith.

Director: Anthony Minghella | Stars: Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Nikki Amuka-Bird

Votes: 1,219

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008–2009)

TV-PG | 110 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

An American woman asks for Precious's help to trace her son who vanished a decade before.

Director: Charles Sturridge | Stars: Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Desmond Dube

Votes: 125

Colours (2018– )

24 min | Drama

After TIRELO's best friend MODISE advises him of an ideal vacancy, Tirelo gives it everything he's got, as it turns out, Cereb44, an ideas generation company, is looking for a candidate of Tirelo's caliber.

Director: Bonginhlanhla Ncube