Actual Africa Features

 





  • 93 Days


    American-Liberian diplomat Patrick Sawyer collapses on arrival at the international airport in Lagos, Nigeria. He thinks it must be...



  • Frontières


    The opening film of this year’s Fespaco, Africa’s major film festival held in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso...



  • Green White Green


    Green, white, green are the colours of Nigeria’s national flag. With his witty coming-of-age comedy director Abba Makama aims...



  • Mrs Right Guy


    Her grandmother had told her time and again: don’t fall for that man. But pretty Gugu didn’t pay heed...



  • Tess


    In South Africa, sexual violence is a daily occurrence. Director Meg Rickards’ first feature film shows how it has...



  • The Unseen


    African American actor Marcus, musician Anu and young rebellious Sara are looking for sense and meaning in their lives....



  • The Wedding Ring


    After having studied in Paris, the ravishing Tiyaa, a young woman from an aristocratic family, returns to her place...



  • Thina Sobabili: The Two of Us


    This film by director Ernest Nkosi, shot on a shoestring budget in one week, follows a teenage brother and...



  • Vaya


    In this film Nigerian-born director Akin Omotoso, best known for his blockbuster Tell me Something Sweet, weaves together three...



  • Wùlu


    In 2012, a military coup led to even more chaos in Mali, a country already battling armed insurgencies by...