Filmography of Works by African Women


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UPDATED 10 JULY 2013

THIS FILMOGRAPHY IS NEITHER EXHAUSTIVE NOR DEFINITIVE

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Filmography - M through O



Beryl Magoko | Uganda

The Cut. Doc. 43 min. 2012.


Ginette Mahoro | Burundi
Reveal Yourself  11 mn, 2007.

Aïssa Maïga |Senegal | Mali | Actor
Il faut quitter Bamako. Fiction, 2008.


Joyce Makwenda | Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe's Townships' Music from the 30's to the 60's. Documentary, 1990.
 

Sarah Maldoror | Guadeloupe, France | Angola
Léon G. Damas. 16mm, BW, 26 min., documentary, 1995.
Vlady, documentary, 1988.
Aimé Cèsaire, le masque des mots, documentary, 1987.
Portrait de Madame Diop. 16mm, color, 10 min., documentary, 1986.
Le passager du Tassili. 16mm, color, 90 min., fiction, 1986.
Un sénégalais en Normandie, documentary, 1983.
Robert Doisneau, 1983.
La Littérature tunisienne de la Bibliothèque Nationale, documentary, 1983.
Le Racisme au quotidien, 1983.
L'Hôpital de Leningrad. 16mm, color, 51 min., documentary, 1982.
Un dessert pour Constance. 16mm, color, 51 min., fiction, 1980.
Un carnaval dans le Sahel. 16mm, color, 13 min., documentary, 1979.
Fogo, l'ile de feu. 16mm, color, 13 min., documentary, 1979.
Miro. 16mm, color, 5 min., documentary, 1979.
Un masque à Paris: Louis Aragon. 16mm, color, 13 min., documentary 1978.
Paris, le cimetière du Père Lachaise. 16mm, color, 5 min., documentary, 1977.
Un homme, une terre, Aimé Césaire. 16mm, color 51 min., documentary, 1977.
La Basilique de Saint-Denis. 16mm, color, 5 min., 1976.
Sambizanga. 16/35mm, color, 102 min., documentary 1972.
Et les chiens se taisaient. Color, 13 min., documentary, 1971.
La Commune, Louise Michel et nous. Color, 13 min., documentary, 1971.
Saint-Denis-sur-Avenir. Color, 13 min., documentary, 1971.
Carnaval en Guinée Bissau, documentary, 1971.
Des fusils pour Banta. 35mm BW, 105 min., fiction, 1971.
Monangambee. 35mm, BW, 20 min., fiction, 1969.
 

Ouméma Mamadali | Comoros
Baco, (co-directed with Kabiré Fidaali). Video, color, 58 min., fiction, 1995.

Amina Mamani-Abdoulaye | Niger
Hawan Idi (La Consécration). Doc. 12,34 min. 2012.


Busisiwe Mary-Ann N Mandishona | South Africa
Blue Joy, 24 min., 2003.

Chouna Mangondo | Democratic Republic of Congo
Le Marché de la Mort. 2006.
Les Mamans Bipupulas. 13 min. Documentary, 2007.
Le Rallye d'Hélène. 22 min. Documentary, 2008.

Nolda Massamba | Democratic Republic of Congo

Quelle ironie, fiction, 2009.
Sistahood, 93 mn, fiction comedy, 2007.


Sarah Taouss Matton | Algeria
D'un désert, l'autre. Video, color, 52 min., 1996.
La Journée continue. 1994.
L'Age mûr. 1994.


Lodi Matsetela | South Africa

BFF - Best Friend Forever (co-directed with Samora Sekhukhune) 16 min. 2008.


Jerose Chantal Mbongue | Cameroon
Un parcours de produits vivriers. Video, 26 min., 1996.

Salem Mekuria | Ethiopia | United States

Square Stories. A Trptych Video Installation. 2010.

IMAGinING TOBIA. A Triptych Video Installation. 2006.

Ruptures: A Many-Sided Story. A Triptych Video Installation. 2003.

Ye Wonz Maibel (Deluge). 60 mn. doc. 1997.

Ye Wonz Maibel (Deluge). Video, 69 min., documentary, 1995.
Sidet: Forced Exile. Video, 59 min., documentary, 1991.
As I Remember It: A Portrait of Dorothy West. Video, 56 min., documentary, 1991.
Our Place in the Sun. Video, 30 min., documentary, 1988.


Marie-Constance Melome | Benin
Un groupement pas comme les autres. 1995.
Pudeur de femme. 1991.
Le Soja pour mieux vivre (Soya for Better Living). 1995. 

Rose Elise Mengue-Bekale | Gabon
Santé en question. Television series, 1992.
Tison enchanteur. Television series for children. 1989-90.
Les Jeunes sont formidables. Video, 30 min., documentary, 1986.
Le Temps d'un regard. Television series. 1982-84. 

Vera Mensah | Ghana
Broken Hearts. Video, 117 min., fiction, 1998.

Angie Mills | South Africa
Sathima Bea Benjamin : A Home Within (Work in Progress)

Soraya Mire | (USA) Somalia
Red 772. Documentary, 2006.
Festival of the Chariot. Documentary, 2002-3.
Oasis of Peace. Documentary, 2001.
Fire Eyes. 16mm, 60 min., documentary, 1994.

Flora M'mbugu-Schelling | Tanzania
Shida and Matatizo. 16mm, color, fiction, 1993.
These Hands. 16mm, color, 45 min., non-fiction, 1992.
Kumekucha (From Sun Up). 16mm, color, 1987.

Imane Mesbahi | Morocco
Traces sur l'eau
Une femme dans le troubillon de la vie
Une femme mal a l'aise


Laurette Mokrani | Algeria

Amina ou la confusion des sentiments, 54 min. documentary, 2005


Jacqueline Moustache-Belle | Seychelles
Les hommes et les oiseaux sur l'Ile Cousin. Video, 37 min., documentary, 1988.

Omelga Hlengiwe Mthiyane | South Africa
Ikhaya, documentary, 2004.
Body Beautiful, documentary, 2003.

Mary-Beatrix Mugishagwe.
Unsung Heroines. 30 x 3. 2009.
Tumaini (Childhood Robbed). 100 mn. 2005.

Zanele Muholi | South Africa
Isangoma: Urban Shaman. 9:40 mn. Documentary, 2008.
What? Video art, 4:12 mn. 2008.

Pauline Mulombe | (Democratic Republic of Congo) Belgium Tout le monde a des raisons d'en vouloir à sa mère (Everyone has reasons to be angry with their mother), 10 mn, fiction. Producer and shot by sister Cecile Mulombe Mbombo | (Democratic Republic of Congo) Belgium | Producer | Cinematographer

Aida Muluneh | Ethiopia (United States)
The Unhealing Wound, documentary in progress

Jane Murago Munene | Kenya
The Tender One, (International Year of the Child), 1979.
The Chosen One (co-directed with Dommie Yambo-Odotte). Documentary, 1991.
Women, Water, and Workload. 14 min., documentary, 1994.
Enkishon: the Maasai child in Kenya, 28 min., documentary, 1995.
Out of Silence.  23 min. Documentary, (2000s).
The Price of a Daughter, 94 min. fiction, 2003.
Behind Closed Doors, fiction, 2004.
Turning Tide: Women Entrepreneurs in Africa (13- part series), 2008.

Anne Mungai | Kenya
Saikati, the Enkabaani. 35mm, color, 95 min., fiction, 1998.
Promise of Love. Fiction, 57 min.
Tough Choices. Fiction. 52 min.
Usilie Mtoto Wa Africa (Don't Cry Child of Africa). 1994.
Root 1. 52 min., docu-drama, 1994.
Pongezi. 25 min., documentary, 1993.
Saikati. 16mm, color, 90 min., fiction, 1992.
Faith. 1991.
Productive Farmlands. 1990.
Wekesa at Crossroads. 1986.
Together We Build. 1982.
The Tomorrow's Adult Citizens. 1981.
The Beggar's Husband. 1980.
Nkomani Clinic, 1980.


Clarisse Muvuba Mwimbu | Democratic Republic of Congo
Les fils de la vie. 15 min. 2007.


Pauline Mvele Nambané | Gabon

Sans famille, doc, 52min, 2013.

Thato Rantao Mwosa | Botswana | USA

An African in America, 2008

Ya M'Afrika TV Show, 2007

The Day of My Wedding, 2007

Don't Tell Me You Love Me, 2005

Don't Leave Me, 2005


Fanta Régina Nacro | Burkina Faso
La Nuit de la Verité, interview about the film, 2004, fiction. 35mm, 100 minutes.

Young People Against Aids: Scenarios from Africa (2003-2004)

    Never Alone, Fiction, 1 min. 4 sec.

    A Call to Action, Fiction, 7 min. 54 sec.

   No Time to Drop Your Guard, Fiction, 9 min. 17 sec.
Vivre positivement, 2003, Documentary. Digital, 42 min.
En parler ça aide, 2002 – Documentary, 17 min.
Bintou, 2001 – Fiction. 35mm, 31 min.
La bague aux doigtUne volonté de ferLa voix de la raison, 2001 – Fiction. Vidéos, 3 x 5 min.
Laafi Bala 2000– Documentary. Beta SP, 26 min.
Relou, 2000 – Fiction. 35mm, 5 min.
Florence Barrigha, 1999 – Documentary. Beta, 26 min.
Le Truc de Konaté.
35mm, color, 32 min., fiction, 1998.
Puk Nini. 35mm, color, 30 min., fiction, 1995.
Un certain matin, 16mm, color, 13 min., fiction, 1991.
Visages d'hommes. 1986.


Benjamine Nama | Burkina Faso
Femmes et culture.
Les Droits et devoirs de la femme.
La Question du divorce.
 An African in America, 2008

Joséphine Ndagnou | Cameroun
Paris à tout prix/ Paris at Any Cost, 133 min., fiction, 2007.

Martine Ndah | Cote d’Ivoire
Tresses à la douzaine.

Villant Ndasowa | Malawi
Mystery Mountain, 30 min., documentary, 2007.

Katy Lena N’Diaye | Senegal
En attendant les hommes, 56 min., documentary, 2007.
Traces, empreintes de femmes, 52 min., documentary, 2003.

Maimouna N'Diaye | Guinea | Senegal | Burkina Faso
Parle avec eux (Speak to them), doc., 42 min., 2014
Warbassanga. Video, 30 min., documentary, 1998.

Maimouna N’Diaye. Parle avec eux (Speak to them), doc., 42 min., 2014.

Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann | Kenya-Germany

Gubi-The Birth of Fruit. Experimental, 2009.

I'm Not Dead Yet. Doc, 2011.

Amina N'Diaye Leclerc | Senegal
Valdiodio N'Diaye et l'indépendance du Sénégal (directed with Éric Cloué), documentaire, 52 min., 2000.

Spès Ndongozi | Burundi
L'Apport de la femme burundaise dans l'élevage. Video, documentary.
Portrait d'une chanteuse burundaise. Video, documentary.
Participation de la femme burundaise dans l'amélioration de l'Habitat des pauvres. Video, documentary.

Lydia Ngaruko | Burundi
Bulaya, qu’as-tu fait de mon enfant? 46 mn. Documentary, 2004.

Kethiwe Ngcobo | South Africa | Great Britain

Belonging (with Minky Schlesinger)

Rhythm and Rights (Primetime South Africa TV series, 110 minutes), 1995-96.

Living Geography

Flat 27

Dumani from the Synergy Series

Nothembi, Ndebele Queen Of Music

Baby Fathers, 27 min., documentary, 1999.

High Hopes

No Safe Place (part of the Thetha Msawawa TV youth series), 1999.


Angebi Ngeleba | Democratic Republic of Congo

Bakola Miziki. 16mm, 45 min., 1980.

Mamounata Nikiema. Mangues-tu le riz de la vallee?, doc, 10 mn, 2008.
Mamounata Nikiema. Kounkoli, le pleurer rire à Darsalamé, doc, 2009.
Mamounata Nikiema. Savoir Raison Garder. Doc, 52 mn, 2011.

Isabel Noronha | Mozambique
Maciene-Beyond the Dream, 2009.
Trilogia das novas famílias, 2008.
Ngwenya, le crocodile (ngwenya, o crocodilo), 2007.
Sonhos guardados /Well-guarded Dreams, 2004.
Mães da terra, Mothers of the Earth, 1993
Assim na cidade,
1992.
Hosi katekissa moçambique, 1987.
Manjacaze, 1987.

Hawa Noor | Kenya

The Unspoken Samburu Handicapped Kids, documentary, 2006. 

Farida Nyamachumbe | Tanzania
Stonetown Baraza: The Architecture of Participation, documentary 1999.

Yvonne Kafui Nyarku | Ghana
Asanka Delight. Video, 30 min., non-fiction series, 1998.

Lupita Nyong’o | Kenya
In My Genes. 78 min., documentary, 2008.

Pascale Obolo | Cameroon
Calypso Rose. Doc. 85 min.  2011.
Ali l'equilibriste. Fiction. 2011.
La femme Invisible. Fiction Exp. 7 min. 2008.
Roots of Guyane. Vídeo clip. 2003.
Expo graffiti. Vídeo experimental. 2002.
Street rather than slum. Doc. 2002
Mungal. Vídeo clip. 2001.
Manu Chao. Vídeo clip. 2001.
The Nubians. Vídeo clip. 2000.
Yaoundé and cybercafés. Doc. 1999.
Xuly Bët the creator. Doc. 1998.
Défilés of salon du prêt-à-porter. Vídeo clip. 1997.
Graff' Mouve. Vídeo fanzine. 1995.


Akua Ofosuhene | Ghana | UK
From Hay to Timbuktu, documentary, 2008.
Queen Yaa Asantewaa and the Golden Stool. 30 min., documentary, 2008.
Keep Her, 10 min. drama, 2007.
What is The Legacy of Slavery and Moving On?, 20 min., documentary, 2007.
House Boats, 5 min. documentary, 2006.
Sk8ting Through the Boundaries Parts 1-3,  3x5 min. documentary, 2006.
Bad Faith, 4min., drama, 2006.

Debrah Ogazuma | Nigeria
For Dela. Video, 41 min., fiction, 1991.
Magana Jari Ce. 52-part television series, 1989-90.

Branwen Okpako | Nigeria
Valley of the Innocent (Tal der Ahnungslosen, (2003)
Dirt for Dinner (Dreckfresser, 2000)
Love Love Liebe
(1998)
Searching for Taid (1997)
Market Forces (1996)
Landing (1995)
Vorspiel (1994)
Frida Film (1993)
Probe
(1992) 

Elizabeth Okodo | Kenya
Immunization Spots. Educational video, 16 min., 1994.

Ekwa Msangi Omari | Tanzania | USA
Taharuki (Suspense). Fiction. 12 min.  2012.

Evelyn Onobrauche | Nigeria
Oghenetega. Video, 10 min., Fiction (children's program), 1996.

Ngozi Onwurah | Nigeria | UK
Shoot the Messenger, 2006.
Hangtime
, 2001.
The Desired Number.
Video, 28 min., color, documentary, 1995.
White Men Are Cracking Up. In the four-part film, Siren Spirits. 16mm, 20 min., color, fiction, 1994.
Welcome to the Terrordome II. Fiction, 1993.
Monday's Girls. Video, 50 min., color, documentary, 1993.
And Still I Rise. 16mm, 30 min., color, non-fiction, 1993.
The Body Beautiful. 16mm, 23 min., color, fiction, 1991.
Coffee Coloured Children. 16mm, 15 min., Color/BW, 1988.


Funmi Osoba | Nigeria
The Dormant Genius. 1990.

Nadine Otsobogo Boucher | Gabon

Elle s'amuse | Dialemi | She's having fun. Fiction. 20 min. 2013.

Maady Kan? Doc. 22 mn, 2007.

Songe au rêve. Fiction, 2006.

Zulfah Otto-Sallies | South Africa
Don’t Touch, 101 mn., fiction, 2006.

Through the Eyes of My Daughter, 49 mn. documentary, 2004.
Raya (Mama Africa Series)
, 2000. 


Mary Wagaturi Otuka | Kenya
Through Women's Eyes. Video, 26 min., documentary, 1996. 

Franceline Oubda | Burkina Faso
Elles, pour refaire le monde. Video, color, 28 min., documentary, 1995.
Sadjo, la Sahelienne. Beta SP, 25 min. 1994.
Femmes de Brousse: Survivre a Tout Prix, (co-directed with Benjamine Nama) Betacam, 32 min, 1994.

Femmes et Developpement
Accès des femmes à la terre. 37 min., documentary, 1992.
Accès des femmes au credit. Video, 32 min., documentary, 1992.
Les cracheurs de farine.
Les 1000 filles.
La destinée (Femmes africaines entre tradition et modernite)


Aminata Ouedraogo | Burkina Faso  | Secretary General
Ak Patashi(qui m'a poussé). Video, 16 min., documentary, 1992.
A qui le tour. 16mm, documentary, 1991.
L'Impasse. Video, fiction, 1988.

Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) | Ghana
Bus Nut, 2015. (In progress)
Kwaku Ananse, 2013.
Split Ends, I Feel Wonderful, 2012.
Revealing Roots. 9 mn. 2008.
BOYant: A Michael Jordan in a Speedo is Far Beyond the Horizon. 4 mn. 2008.
Drexciya. 12 mn. 2008.
me broni ba. 22 mn. 2008.
Intermittent Delight. 4 mn. 2007.
Tea 4 Two. 2 min. 2007.
Ajube Kete. 6 mn. 2005.


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