Film Timeline of Works by African Women
Chronologie de films par les femmes africaines
2010s
 


THIS FILMOGRAPHY IS NEITHER EXHAUSTIVE NOR DEFINITIVE

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UPDATED 17 April 2015


*Asterisk notes first film made.


2010



Angela Aquereburu | France | Togo. Zem. Television series Canal + Afrique.

Angela Aquereburu | France | Togo. Palabres. Television series Canal + Afrique.

Ariane Astrid Atodji  | Cameroon. Koundi et le jeudi national/ Koundi and National Thursday. Doc., 86 mn.

Yaba Badoe | Ghana. Witches of Gambaga.  Doc., 55 mn.

Marie Laurentine Bayala  | Burkina Faso. Jusqu'au bout/Right to the End. Fiction, 22:08 mn.

Rahma Benhamou El-Madani  | Algeria/Morocco-France. Tagnawittude  Doc., 80 and 54 mn.

Sarah Bouyain  | Burkina Faso-France. Notre Étrangère/The place in between. Fiction, 82 mn.

Leyla Bouzid  | Tunisia.  Un ange passe/An angel passes. Fiction, 15 mn.

Siga Diouf  | Senegal. Mame Ngor, Un talibé pas comme les autres/A talibé like no other  Doc., 23 mn.

Phybia Dlamini  | South Africa. A Kind of Language. Fiction, video, 20 mn.

Ana Rocha Fernandes (Germany) Das Rauschen des Meeres (co-directed with Torsten Truscheit), 27 mn.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso | Ghana. Checkmate, fiction.

Seya Fundafunda  | Zambia. Kayemba.  Fiction, 14:43 mn.

Winnie Gamisha  | Uganda. The Painter.  Fiction, video, 24 mn.

Osohosheni Hiveluah  | Namibia. Cries at Night,  fiction, 8 mn.

Nikyatu Jusu  | Sierra Leone-USA. Say Grace Before Drowning.  Fiction, 16:53 mn.

Wanuri Kahiu  | Kenya. Pumzi. Fiction, 21 mn.

Iman Kamel  | Egypt-Germany. Beit Sha’ar (Nomad’s Home).  Doc. 59 mn.

Caroline Kamya  | Uganda. Imani.  Fiction, 82 mn.

Leïla Kilani  | Morocco. On the Edge / Sur la planche,  fiction, 106 mn.

Annette Kouamba Matondo  | Republic of the Congo. On n'oublie pas, on pardonne/We don't Forget, We Forgive.  Doc. 26 mn.

Salem Mekuria | Ethiopia | United States. Square Stories. A Trptych Video Installation.

Shona Mongwanga | RDC | UK.  What ever happened to make poverty history?  Doc. 2010.
Pauline Mulombe  | Congo/Belgium. Everybody has reasons to be angry with their mother.  Fiction, 10 mn.
Fanta Régina Nacro  | Burkina Faso. Tigre Tigresse/Tiger Tigress.  Fiction, 17 mn.
Anne-Elisabeth Ngo-Minka  | Cameroon. Le Prix du sang/The price of blood.  Doc., 26 mn.
Nadia Raïs  | Tunisia. L'Ambouba.  Animation, 9 mn
Meriem Riveill  | Algeria. Tabou/Taboo.  Fiction, 15 mn.
Najwa Slama  | Tunisia. Tiraillement (Pulled Between Two).  Fiction, 18 mn.
Mariama Sylla Faye  | Senegal. Tirailleur Marc Gueye, ma plume, mon combat. Doc.  52 mn.
Akosua Adoma Owusu  | Ghana-USA. Drexiya. Experimental, 10 mn.
Mayye Zayed  | Egypt. Girls’ Talk.  Fiction, 4:10 mn.



2011



Yasmina Adi  | Algeria. Ici, on noie les algériens/ Here, we drown Algerians. Doc., 90 mn.

Hachimiya Ahamada  | Comoros/France. The ecstasy of an oasis (L'ivresse d'une oasis). Doc., 88 mn.

Yetnayet Bahru | Ethiopia. Efoy. Fiction feature.

Tsitsi Dangarembga | Zimbabwe. Nyaminyami Amaji Abulozi  (Nyaminyami and the Evil Eggs)

*Bata Diallo  | Mali. Djeneba: The Lifeworld of a Minyanka Woman of Southern Mali.   Doc., 59 mn.
*Aïda Mady Diallo | Mali. Karim and Doussou. TV series. 6 min. x 47.

Alice Diop  | Senegal/France. The Death of Danton (La Mort de Danton).  64 mn.

Leila Djansi  | Ghana-UK. Sinking Sands  fiction, 116 mn.

*Marie Clémentine Dusabejambo. Lyiza. fiction.

Nadia El Fani  | Tunisia/France. Laïcité, inch'Allah! / Securalism, inch’Allah , doc. 75 mn.

Françoise Ellong  | Cameroon. Nek , fiction, 20:52 mn.

Taghreed Elsanhouri  | Sudan-UK. Our beloved Sudan  Doc.

Claude Haffner | DRC-France). Noire ici, blanche là-bas (Black here, white there). 52’ doc.

Rina Jooste | South Africa. Captor and Captive. Doc,

Caroline Kamya  | Uganda/China. Fire Fly  Doc., 16 mn

Rumbi Katedza  | Zimbabwe. Playing Warriors , fiction feature

Rumbi Katedza  | Zimbabwe. The Axe and the Tree  doc., 42 mn

*Joan Kabugu | Kenya. Madam Chief. Fiction.

Shana Mongwanga  | Congo DRC-UK. Congo—A Common Cause—from London to Bukavu, Doc., 16 mn.
Jane Murago-Munene  | Kenya.
Monica Wangu Wamwere, The Unbroken Spirit  Doc., 71 mn.
Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann | Kenya-Germany. I'm Not Dead Yet. Doc.
Mamounata Nikiema. Savoir Raison Garder. Doc, 52 mn.
*Zipporah Nyaruri  | Kenya/Uganda. Zebu and the Photo Fish , fiction, 12:05 mn.

Pascale Obolo | Cameroon | France. Calypso Rose. Doc. 85 min.

Pascale Obolo | Cameroon | France. Ali l'equilibriste. Fiction.

*Pocas Pascoal | Angola. Por aqui tudo bem | Ici tout va bien | All is well here. Fiction 94 min.
Sosena Solomon | Ethiopia | USA. Merkato, doc.
Maryam Touzani | Morocco. Quand ils dorment | When They’re Sleeping. Fiction. 12 min..
*Theresa Traore Dahlberg  | Burkina Faso-Sweden. Taxi Sister, Doc., 28 mn.
Eléonore Yaméogo  | Burkina Faso-France. Paris mon paradis/Paris Paradise  Doc., 68 mn.
Fatma Zohra Zamoum  | Algeria-France. Kedach ethabni, Combien tu m'aimes ou How Big Is Your Love. Fiction, 98 mn.


UPDATING IN PROGRESS

2012


Ariane Astrid Atodji | Cameroon. La souffrance est une école de sagesse | Suffering is a school of wisdom. Doc., 72 min. 2012.
*Zalissa Babaud-Zoungrana | Burkina FasoZamaana. Doc. 35 min.
*Samantha Biffot | Gabon. Oeil de la cité (l) | The Eye of the Town. TV series. 6 min x 6.
Ngardy Conteh George | Sierre Leone | Canada | Leone Stars
Ngardy Conteh George | Sierre Leone | Canada |
Soldiers for the Street.
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Lula Ali Ismaïl | Djibouti. Laan | Les Copines | Girlfriends. Fiction. 27 min. 
*Beryl Magoko | Uganda. The Cut. Doc. 43 min.
Amina Mamani-Abdoulaye | Niger. Hawan Idi (La Consécration). Doc. 12,34 min.
Ekwa Msangi Omari | Tanzania | USA. Taharuki (Suspense). Fiction. 12 min.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) | Ghana. Split Ends, I Feel Wonderful, 2012.
Khardiata Pouye. Cette Couleur qui me derange. 26 mn, doc.
Djamila Sahraoui | Algeria. Yema. Fiction. 90 min.
Neveen Shalaby | Egypt. The Agenda and Me. Doc. 47 min.


UPDATING IN PROGRESS

2013


Marguerite Abouet | Côte d'Ivoire. Aya de Yopougon. Animation. 84 min. (With Clément Oubrerie).
Évelyne Agli | Benin. Avizinli, « Tam-tam de la mort (Avizinli, the drum beats of death) Doc., 26 min.
Hannah Awo Nkeba Bonney | Ghana. Somehow Different.. 23 min.
Pauline Mvele Nambané | Gabon. Sans famille, doc, 52min.
Nadine Otsobogo Boucher | Gabon. Elle s'amuse | Dialemi | She's having fun. Fiction. 20 min.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) | Ghana. Kwaku Ananse.
Aminata Weira | Senegal. C’est possible (It’s possible). 26 min, doc.


UPDATING IN PROGRESS

2014


Maimouna N’Diaye | Senegal | Burkina | Guinée. Parle avec eux (Speak to them), doc., 42 min.
Monique Mbeka Phoba | DRC | Belgium. Soeur Oyo | Sister Oyo, 23 min., fiction.
Meg Rickards | South Africa. 1994: The Bloody Miracle (directed with Bert Haitsma). Doc, 90 min.


2015

UPDATING IN PROGRESS


Rosalie Gladys Bessini | Cameroon. Makala ou beignets (Makala or fritters). Doc. 26 min., 2015.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) | Ghana. Bus Nut, 2015. (In progress)

2016

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