Famous Movies From Senegal

List of popular movies from Senegal, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Senegal are included. This list of famous films made in Senegal includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Senegal should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Senegal is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

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  • Guelwaar
    Omar Seck, Ndiawar Diop, Mame Ndoumbe Diop
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembene
  • Faat Kiné
    Awa Sene Sarr, Mame Ndoumbé, Venus Seye
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène
  • Karmen Gei
    Stephanie Biddle, Thierno Ndiaye, Yandé Codou Sène
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Joseph Gaï Ramaka
  • Ahmed
    Samir Guesmi
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Alain Gomis
  • Camp Thiaroye
    Sidiki Bakaba, Camara Med Dansogho, Jean-Daniel Simon
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène, Thierno Faty Sow
  • Amok
    Miriam Makeba
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Souheil Ben-Barka
  • Ceddo
    Ousmane Sembène, Mustapha Yade, Mamadou Dioumé
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène
  • Mandabi
    Isseu Niang, Mouss Diouf, Ynousse N'Diaye
    • Released: 1968
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène
  • Xala
    Thierno Leye, Seune Samb, Younouss Seye
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembene
  • Moolaadé
    Fatoumata Coulibaly, Maimouna Hélène Diarra, Salimata Traoré
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembene
  • Black Girl
    Anne-Marie Jelinck, Toto Bissainthe, Robert Fontaine
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène
  • As A Man
    Samir Guesmi, Thierno Ndiaye, Djolof Mbengue
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Alain Gomis
  • Touki Bouki
    Mustapha Ture, Aminata Fall, Magaye Niang
    • Released: 1973
    • Directed by: Djibril Diop Mambéty
  • Emitai
    Robert Fontaine, Michel Remaudeau, Ousmane Camara
    • Released: 1971
    • Directed by: Ousmane Sembène
  • Hyenas
    Mansour Diouf, Ami Diakhate, Mamadou Mahouredia Gueye
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Djibril Diop Mambéty
  • Madame Brouette
    Sidi Niang, Ibrahima Mbaye Sope, Ousseynou Diop
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Moussa Sene Absa
  • Saint Louis Blues
    Gaspard Manesse, Umban Gomez de Kset, Bakary 'Vieux' Cissé
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Dyana Gaye
  • Le Franc
    Aminata Fall, Dieye Ma Dieye, Demba Ba
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Djibril Diop Mambéty
  • Tableau Ferraille
    Isseu Niang, Ismaël Lô, Thierno Ndiaye
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Moussa Sene Absa
  • Fire of Mansaré
    Ibrahima Mbaye Sope, Khady Ndiaye Bijou
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Mansour Sora Wade