Films Shot in Ghana

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Beasts of No Nation(2015)

2h 17min | Drama, War
3.8/5 (with 642 votes)

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child fighting in the civil war of an unnamed, fictional West African country. Follows the journey of Agu as he's forced to join a group of soldiers. While Agu fears his commander and many of the men around him, his fledgling childhood has been brutally shattered by the war raging through his country, and he is at first torn between conflicting revulsion and fascination. Depicts the mechanics of war and does not shy away from explicit, visceral detail, painting a complex, difficult picture of Agu as a child soldier.

Black Is King(2020)

1h 25min | Music
3.8/5 (with 48 votes)

This visual album from Beyoncé reimagines the lessons of "The Lion King" (2019) for today’s young kings and queens in search of their own crowns.

Directed by Beyoncé, Blitz the Ambassador, Jenn Nkiru, Jake Nava - With Beyoncé, Connie Chiume, Nyaniso Dzedze, Nandi Madida, Warren Masemola, Mary Twala, ...

The Dead(2010)

2.9/5 (with 65 votes)

When the last evacuation flight out of war-torn Africa crashes off the coast, American Air Force Engineer Lieutenant Brian Murphy (ROB FREEMAN) emerges as the sole survivor in a land where the dead are returning to life and attacking the living.

Cobra Verde(1987)

1h 51min | Adventure, Drama
3.5/5 (with 46 votes)

A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is the notorious bandit and impressed by his ruthless ways, Don Octávio hires Cobra Verde to oversee his slaves. But when Cobra Verde impregnates Don Octávio’s three daughters, the incensed plantation owner exiles the outlaw to Africa where he is expected to reopen the slave trade. Following his trans-Atlantic journey, Cobra Verde exploits tribal conflicts to commandeer an abandoned fortress and whips an army of naked warriors into a frenzied bloodlust as he vies for survival.


| 1h 53min | Thriller, Action, Drama
2.8/5 (with 6 votes)

A group of native Liberian missionaries make a desperate cross-country trip through their war torn country to save one of their own.

Directed by Garrett Batty

Big Men(2014)

1h 39min | Documentary
3.7/5 (with 7 votes)

For her latest industrial exposé, Rachel Boynton (Our Brand Is Crisis) gained unprecedented access to Africa's oil companies. The result is a gripping account of the costly personal tolls levied when American corporate interests pursue oil in places like Ghana and the Niger River Delta. Executive produced by Steven Shainberg and Brad Pitt, Big Men investigates the caustic blend of ambition, corruption and greed that threatens to exacerbate Africa’s resource curse.

Directed by Rachel Boynton

The Burial of Kojo(2018)

1h 20min | Drama, Thriller
3.4/5 (with 10 votes)

A man is trapped in a mine shaft by his vengeful brother while his daughter embarks on a magical journey to rescue him.

Directed by Blitz the Ambassador - With Joseph Otsiman, Ama K. Abebrese, Cynthia Dankwa, Mamley Djangmah, Kobina Amissah-Sam, Henry Adofo, ...

500 Years Later(2005)

1h 46min | Documentary
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)

Why do drugs, crime, HIV, poor education, inferiority complexes, low expectations, poverty, corruption, poor health, and underdevelopment plague people of African descent around the world? Why, 500 years after the onset of Slavery and subsequent Colonialism, do Africans still struggle for basic freedom? Filmed in more than twenty countries across five continents, 500 YEARS LATER examines the atrocities that uprooted Africans from their cultures and homeland. Infused with the spirit and music of liberation, it chronicles the struggle of a people who fight for the most essential human right: freedom.

Directed by Owen 'Alik Shahadah - With Molefi Kete Asante, Maulana Karenga, Paul Robeson, Jr., Frances Cress Welsing, Amiri Baraka, Bill Cosby, ...

The High Command(1937)

1h 24min | Drama, Mystery
2.5/5 (with 4 votes)

A general must come to terms with a crime he commited years earlier.

Directed by Thorold Dickinson - With Lionel Atwill

Ties That Bind(2011)

| 1h 51min | Drama

Adobea, Buki and Theresa are three women from different walks of life bound together by a similar pain; the loss of a child. In a destined meeting in a small village in Kroboland, the women journey together to redemption, love, life and forgiveness as they renovate a dilapidated clinic for the villagers.

Directed by Leila Djansi

The Cursed Ones(2015)

1h 40min | Drama

The Cursed Ones tells the story of a disillusioned reporter and an idealistic young pastor, who fight to free a girl accused of witchcraft from the clutches of a system of corruption and superstition in the heart of West Africa.

Directed by Nana Obiri Yeboah - With Oris Erhuero


2h 3min | Documentary
4.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Motherland is the most powerful documentary on Africa. Fusing history, culture, politics, and contemporary issues, Motherland sweeps across Africa to tell a new story of a dynamic continent. From the glory and majesty of Africa's past through its complex history. Africa as you have never seen it. From multi-award winning director 'Alik Shahadah (500 Years Later.)

Directed by Owen 'Alik Shahadah - With Molefi Kete Asante
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2016: Part 1(2010)

2.9/5 (with 2 votes)

In 2010, a scientist discovers aliens in orbit that resemble a cross between H.R. Giger's famous creation and Predator who want to invade Earth. They choose to start their invasion in Ghana because it is the most peaceful nation on the planet. The murderous aliens claim that they will have the entire planet colonized by the year 2016.

With Kyeiwaa
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