Filmography of Works by African Women


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UPDATED 10 JULY 2013

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Filmography - P through S


Marie Clémence Paes | Madagascar
Angano... Angano, Tales from Madagascar (and César Paes), 63 min., documentary, 1989.
See other films that she has produced with her filmmaker husband, Cesar Paes:
Laterit Productions.

Pocas Pascoal | Angola
Por aqui tudo bem | Ici tout va bien | All is well here. Fiction 94 min. 2011.


Miriam Patsanza | Zimbabwe | South Africa 
Born Free and Equal. 30 mn, doc, 2001.


Monique Mbeka Phoba | Democratic Republic of Congo
Soeur Oyo | Sister Oyo, 23 min., fiction, 2014.

Entre la coupe et l'élection (with Guy Kabeya Muya), 90 min., documentary, 2007.
Sorcière, la vie!. 52 min., documentary, 2006.
Anna l'enchantée. 52 min., documentary, 2001.
Un rêve d'indépendance. 53 min., documentary, 1998.
Deux petits tours et puis s’en vont (with Emmanuel Kolawole. 47 min., documentary, 1997.

Bridget Pickering | Namibia 

Amai Rose-A Portrait of a Zimbabwean Woman (with Wanjiru Kinyanjui and Ingrid Sinclair in the series “Africa is a Woman’s Name”), documentary, 2009.
Imbokodo (with Belinda Blignaut), 54 min., documentary, 2007.

Uno’s World (in the Mama Africa series), 26 min., fiction, 35mm, 2000.
Emma's Story, 1997.
The Brandberg, 1996.
Stories of Tenderness and Power.
Series-1995-96.
Gibeon Patchwork
, 1994.
Shield them from the Wind
, 1994.
The Road to Safe Motherhood
, 1993.


Maganthrie Pillay | South Africa

34 South, 144 min. fiction, 2004.


Yveline Nathalie Pontalier | Gabon
Le marechalat du roi-Dieu | The Marshal of the God-king. Doc.  42 min. 2011.


Khardiata Pouye | Senegal

Cette Couleur qui me derange. 26 mn, documentary, 2012.
5 Sketches de sensibilisation sur la propreté / Awareness-building regarding proper hygiene, (a series of five sketches), 2008.

Obscure, clair-voyance 52 mn, documentary, 2008.

Niaxxare. 80 mn., fiction, 3 episode television series, 2007.

Les funérailles traditionnelles en pays sérères/ Traditional funerals among the Serer, 2007.

Langaa Buri. 5-part TV game show, 2007.

Millennium Stars. 10-part television program, 2006-2007

Design Design. 26 mn, documentary, 2006.

L'école ESPOIR (Hope School) 26 mn, documentary, 2005.

Africakeur. Television program, 2003.

Le Commerce informel. Student film (Média Centre de Dakar), 2001.


Veronica Quarshie-Nai | Ghana
Tears of Joy. Video, 114 min., fiction, 1996.
Twin Lovers. Video, 100 min., fiction, 1995.
The Action Plan. Video, 28 min., fiction, 1992

Tania Rafidy | Madagascar 
Lorety sy Mardy. Fiction 2008.

Simonette Rasoampanina | Madagascar
Nana the Course of a Farmer. 2000. 

Meg Rickards | South Africa
1994: The Bloody Miracle (directed with Bert Haitsma). Doc, 90 min. 2014.

Michka Saäl | Tunisia-Canada

Prisonniers de beckett | Prisoners of Becket. Doc. 2006.

Zéro tolérance | Tolerance zero. Doc. 2005.

La Position de l'escargot | The snail's position. Fiction. 1998.

Le Violon dur la toile | Violin on a Canvas. Doc. 1995.

Tragedie. 16mm, color, fiction, 1993.

L'Arbre qui dort rêve à ses racines. 16mm, color, doc. 1992.

Nulle Part, la mer. 16mm, color, fiction, 1991.

Loin D'où. 16mm, color, fiction, 1989.

Djamila Sahraoui | Algeria
Yema. Fiction. 90 min. 2012.
Barakat. Fiction, 2006.
Algérie, la vie quand même. Video, 50 min., non-fiction, 1998.
La moitié du ciel d'Allah. Video, 52 min., documentary, 1996.

Horria  Saïhi | Algeria
Algérie en femme. Video, 26 min., documentary, 1996.


Denise Salazar | Angola
Marabu 1984

Alimata Salembéré | Burkina Faso
Alimata Salembéré was one of the founding members of FESPACO and the president of the organizing committee of the first festival in 1969 and at the time was a director at the Burkinabé television, Radiodiffusion Télévision Voltaique (RTV) She also served as General Secretary of FESPACO from 1982 to 1984, thus overseeing the 8th FESPACO in 1983 Alimata also served as the Minister of Culture of Burkina Faso 1987-1989 and Minister of Information in 1987.

Irene Sanga | Tanzania
Kolelo. 45 min., fiction, 2007.

Kadidia Sanogo | Burkina Faso
Un Siao des femmes, 1992.
Le Joueur de Kora, 1989.

Zina Saro-Wiwa | UK | Nigeria
Bossa: The New Wave. Documentary, 2000.
Hello, Nigeria! 30 mn. Documentary, 2004.
This Is My Africa. 47 mn. Documentary, 2008.

Marie Louise Sarr | Senegal
Chaîne alimentaire, Documentary, 2008.

Seynabou Sarr | Senegal
Ken Bugul, documentary, 13 min. 1999.

Cilia Sawadogo | Burkina Faso
Christopher Changes His Name, animation, 2000.
Le Joueur de cora. 35mm, color, 7 min., animation, 1997.
L'Arret d'autobus. 35mm, color, animation, 1995
Naissance. 35mm, color, animation, 1995.
La Femme mariée à trois hommes (with Danièle Roy, Burkina Faso). 35mm, color, animation, 1993.


Minky Schlesinger | South Africa
Belonging (with Kethiwe Ngcobo). 52 mn. Documentary, 2004.
Gugu and Andile. 96 mn. Fiction, 2008.


Mariam Kane Selly | Senegal
Femmes rural. Video, 26 min., documentary, 1993.
Xessal. Video, 26 min., documentary, 1991.
Cars Rapides. Video, 15 min., documentary, 1990.

Neveen Shalaby | Egypt

The Agenda and Me. Doc. 47 min. 2012.


Arice Siapi | Cameroon 
Destin…Destinée. 13 min. Documentary. 2004.
Riskou (Le Partage de la vache). 52 min. Documentary, 2008.


Ingrid Sinclair | Great Britain (Zimbabwe)
Riches in the Mama Africa Series, 2000.
Tides of Gold. Documentary, 1998.
Flame. 35mm, 90 min., Fiction, 1996.
Sounds of the South. 1995.
Better Trees from Better Seeds. 1994.
Bird From Another World. Documentary, 1991.
The Sanctions Debate. 1990.
Wake Up. Documentary, 1989.
Mothers Don't Forget. Documentary, 1985.
Harriet Vyse. Documentary, 1983.
Kingsdown. Documentary, 1980.

Thérèse Sita-Bella | Cameroon  (deceased 2006)
Tam-tam à Paris. 16mm, b/w, 30 min., documentary, 1963.

Viola Shafik | Germany (Egypt)
The Lemon Tree. fiction, 1993. 

Fatma Skandrani | Tunisia
Derrière chaque porte...Tunis, la Médina: Habitat traditionnel
en Afrique.
Video, color, 26 min., documentary, 1996.
Les Rivages de la création. Video, 30 min., documentary, 1993.
Médina ma Mémoire. 35mm, color, fiction, 1988.
Mille et une chandelles. 16mm, color, fiction, 1986.

Sosena Solomon | Ethiopia | USA
Merkato, doc. 2011.

Venessa Ebote Sona | Cameroon
Play Skul, 1994.

Khadidiatou Sow | Senegal
La Solution. 2 mn. Documentary, 2005
Lueur des beaux jours. 17 mn. Documentary, 2006
Batakhal (La Lettre). 14 mn. Documentary, 2007

Entre mère et mer. 13 mn. 2007

La punition. 8mn. 2008


Efua Sutherland | Ghana  (deceased 1996)
Araba: The Village Story. Documentary, 1967. 

Khady Sylla | Senegal
Les Bijoux. Color, 23 min., fiction, 1996.


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