List of popular movies from Zimbabwe, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Zimbabwe are included. This list of famous films made in Zimbabwe includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Zimbabwe should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Zimbabwe is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.
List includes King Solomon's Mines, A World Apart and more. This list answers the question, "What movies were shot in Zimbabwe?"
Directed by: J. Lee ThompsonKing Solomon's Mines is a 1985 action adventure film, the third of five film adaptations of... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Chris MengesA World Apart is a 1988 anti-Apartheid drama, written by Shawn Slovo and directed by Chris... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Gary NelsonAllan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold is an adventure comedy film directed by Gary Nelson... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jürgen GoslarAlbino is a 1976 German thriller directed by Jürgen Goslar and starring Christopher Lee, James... more on Wikipedia
- 5Comrade President is a 2012 documentary film written and directed by Mosco Kamwendo.
Directed by: Roger HawkinsThe Legend of the Sky Kingdom is a 2003 animated feature film from Zimbabwe - the country's... more on Wikipedia
- 7Forbidden Fruit is a 2000 German/Zimbabwean short documentary film written and directed by Sue... more on Wikipedia
- 8Music by Prudence is a 2010 short documentary film directed by Roger Ross Williams. It tells... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Godwin MawuruNeria is a Zimbabwean film made in 1993, written by the novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga. It is... more on Wikipedia
- 10Jit is a Zimbabwean film made in 1990. It is directed by Michael Raeburn.
Everyone's ChildWalter Muparutsa, Simon Shumba
Directed by: Tsitsi DangarembgaEveryone's Child is a 1995 film directed by the author Tsitsi Dangarembga, who was the first... more on Wikipedia
Mama AfricaCindy Sampson, Denise Newman
Directed by: Fanta Régina Nacro, Ingrid Sinclair, Zulfah Otto SalliesMama Africa is a 2002 film directed by Fanta Régina Nacro, Zulfah Otto Sallies, and Ingrid...
- 13iThemba is a feature-length documentary film shot in Zimbabwe, directed and produced by Elinor... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Musola Catherine KaseketiSuwi is a 2010 drama film directed by Musola Catherine Kaseketi.
- 15More Time is a 1993 film directed by Isaac Mabhikwa.
- 16Still Life is a 1999 short film written and directed by Michael Hewitt.
- 17Rwendo is a 1993 film directed by Farai Sevenzo.
- 18Shungu: The Resilience of a People is a 2009 documentary film from Zimbabwe, written and...
Shungu: The Resilience of a People
- 19Mangwana is a 1997 short film directed by Manu Kurewa.
Kare Kare Zvako Mother's Day
- 22Robert Mugabe... What happened? is a 2011 documentary film written by Llewellyn the Last and...
Robert Mugabe... What Happened?
- 23Playing Warriors is a 2011 romantic comedy film written and directed by Rumbi Katedza.
- 24Punk in Africa is a 2011 music historical documentary written and directed by Keith Jones and...
Punk in Africa
- 25A Whisper to a Roar is a 2012 American documentary film made by Ben Moses and inspired by the... more on Wikipedia