Feature Film, Afrikaans (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Harvesters (2018)

102 min | Drama

6.3
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South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is ... See full summary »

Director: Etienne Kallos | Stars: Brent Vermeulen, Alex van Dyk, Juliana Venter, Morné Visser

Votes: 251

2. Moffie (2019)

99 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.4
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Nicholas has long known he is different, that there is something shameful and unacceptable in him that must stay hidden, denied even. But South Africa's minority government are embroiled in... See full summary »

Director: Oliver Hermanus | Stars: Kai Luke Brummer, Ryan de Villiers, Matthew Vey, Stefan Vermaak

Votes: 19

3. Fiela se Kind (2019)

Drama

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A coloured woman living in the arid Karoo takes in a lost white child and raises him as her own. Nine years later, the boy is removed and forced to live in the Knysna Forest with a family of woodcutters who claim that he is theirs.

Director: Brett Michael Innes | Stars: Melissa Willering, Drikus Volschenk, Wayne Smith, Carla Classen

4. A Dry White Season (1989)

R | 106 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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68 Metascore

A white middle class South African suburbanite with no interest in politics agrees to help his black gardener find his jailed son. His investigation opens his eyes to the horrors committed by the secret police and turns him into a target.

Director: Euzhan Palcy | Stars: Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Zakes Mokae, Jürgen Prochnow

Votes: 4,586 | Gross: $3.77M

5. The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)

PG | 98 min | Comedy

6.9
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6 people comically meet in the Kalahari desert: a female NYC lawyer flying with a local zoologist/pilot in a mini-plane, a Cuban and an African soldier taking each other POW, a Boer elephant poacher and a bushman looking for his 2 sons.

Director: Jamie Uys | Stars: N!xau, Lena Farugia, Hans Strydom, Eiros

Votes: 15,092 | Gross: $6.29M

6. Flatland (2019)

117 min | Adventure, Western

6.2
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A contemporary Western, a journey of self-discovery for three different but equally trapped women. A portrait of femininity against a hostile land, questioning what it means to be a woman today in South Africa and the world at large.

Director: Jenna Cato Bass | Stars: Faith Baloyi, Nicole Fortuin, Izel Bezuidenhout, De Klerk Oelofse

Votes: 83

7. Hunting Emma (2017)

TV-14 | 102 min | Action, Thriller

5.8
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Gentle, beautiful, pacifist Emma witnesses a murder in the wild. Six violent men killing a cop in cold blood. So, they hunt her like an animal in the desolate Karoo. She should have been easy prey. But life is full of surprises

Director: Byron Davis | Stars: Leandie du Randt, Neels van Jaarsveld, Tim Theron, Bouwer Bosch

Votes: 851

8. Kanarie (2018)

Unrated | 120 min | Drama, Musical, War

7.8
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A coming-of-age war musical about a small town boy who gets chosen to serve his compulsory two year military training in the South African Defence Force Choir and Concert group- known as ... See full summary »

Director: Christiaan Olwagen | Stars: Schalk Bezuidenhout, Hannes Otto, Germandt Geldenhuys, Gérard Rudolf

Votes: 206

9. Ellen: Die storie van Ellen Pakkies (2018)

123 min | Drama

8.6
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Based on true events, Ellen tells of the troubled relationship between a mother and her drug-addicted son - a relationship that will eventually drive her to the edge and lead to his murder.... See full summary »

Director: Daryne Joshua | Stars: St John Alexandre, Anray Aminsure, Clint Brink, Abbi Crail

Votes: 96

10. Knysna (2014)

100 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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Dolf is a regular guy from a modest background in Knysna. He is content with his normal small town existence, his group of friends and his eccentric grandparents. His life is thrown upside ... See full summary »

Director: Andre Velts | Stars: Neels van Jaarsveld, Marguerite Wheatley, Emile Hager, Kaz McFadden

Votes: 76

11. Poena is Koning (2007)

85 min | Comedy, Music

6.9
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The journey, misadventures, and sexual mishaps of an up and coming musician.

Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Robbie Wessels, Gerhard Odendaal, Perlé van Schalkwyk, Lizz Meiring

Votes: 60

12. Lien se Lankstaanskoene (2012)

94 min | Drama

6.5
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When a single, alcoholic mother's state worsens, her high school daughter resorts to begging on the streets to support their family.

Director: Andre Odendaal | Stars: Carmen Pretorius, Franci Swanepoel, Tiaan Kelderman, Elize Cawood

Votes: 48

13. Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life (1995)

105 min | Animation, Drama

7.1
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A young man goes to a school for servants run by a brother and sister. In the dreamlike and surreal world that he enters, how will his presence impact the people there and possibly even the school itself?

Directors: Stephen Quay, Timothy Quay | Stars: Mark Rylance, Alice Krige, Gottfried John, Daniel Smith

Votes: 1,607

14. Vir Altyd (2016)

100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Childhood friends, Nina and Hugo chose different paths in life. Years later, Hugo returns to his hometown unbeknownst to him, the day before Nina's wedding. Events on the wedding day throw ... See full summary »

Director: Jaco Smit | Stars: Ivan Botha, DonnaLee Roberts, Elize Cawood, Wilson Dunster

Votes: 311

15. Road to your Heart (2014)

Not Rated | 112 min | Adventure, Romance

6.7
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Basson has five days to make it to his father's funeral in Cape Town, but needs to complete certain tasks on this trip before he can call the family company his own. On the road he meets ... See full summary »

Director: Jaco Smit | Stars: Ivan Botha, DonnaLee Roberts, Marius Weyers, Franci Swanepoel

Votes: 643

16. Bram Fischer (2017)

123 min | Biography

7.2
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In apartheid-ruled South Africa, a renowned lawyer struggles to hide his secret affiliation to the nation's chief resistance movement - as he takes on defending a group of its arrested members, including its leader, Nelson Mandela.

Director: Jean van de Velde | Stars: Peter Paul Muller, Antoinette Louw, José Domingos, Conrad Kemp

Votes: 394

17. 3 Needles (2005)

Not Rated | 127 min | Drama

6.4
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48 Metascore

A three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a black market operative (Liu) posing as a goverment-sanctioned blood drawer jeopardizes an entire village's safety.

Director: Thom Fitzgerald | Stars: Chloë Sevigny, Lucy Liu, Shawn Ashmore, Mabel Adams

Votes: 1,253

18. The Story of Racheltjie De Beer (2019)

History | Completed

South African wilderness 1800's. Five years after their mother died, Rachel, a girl on the cusp of adolescence and 5-year-old Jamie find themselves on their way to the virgin gold fields ... See full summary »

Director: Matthys Boshoff | Stars: Marius Weyers, Sandra Prinsloo, Antoinette Louw, Zonika de Vries

19. Semi-Soet (2012)

107 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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A young woman is desperate to save her company from a take-over. When she hears that being in a relationship will get her a deal, she hires a model to be her fake boyfriend.

Director: Joshua Rous | Stars: Anel Alexander, Nico Panagio, Sandra Vaughn, Louw Venter

Votes: 394

20. Griekwastad

Crime | Post-production

In 2012, Deon Steenkamp was murdered along with his wife Christel and their teenage daughter Marthella on their farm Naauwhoek. GRIEKWASTAD, based on the bestselling true crime novel by ... See full summary »

Director: Jozua Malherbe | Stars: Arnold Vosloo, Daniah De Villiers, Brent Vermeulen, Neels van Jaarsveld

21. Four Corners (2013)

TV-MA | 119 min | Crime, Thriller

6.5
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Fatherless and raised by his grandmother, thirteen year old Ricardo Galam lives in South Africa's Cape Flats, a unique and volatile sub culture dominated by two Number gangs, the 26 and 28.... See full summary »

Director: Ian Gabriel | Stars: Brendon Daniels, Jezriel Skei, Lindiwe Matshikiza, Irshaad Ally

Votes: 354

22. For the Birds (2016)

121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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During the South African 70's, a young nurse ruffles feathers as she shows a small town, and its golden boy, what it means to be an independent woman.

Director: Quentin Krog | Stars: Simoné Nortmann, Francois Jacobs, Lara Kinnear, Bennie Fourie

Votes: 202

23. Stroomop (2018)

106 min | Adventure, Drama

6.9
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A support group travels to the Orange River. A doctor, 2 moms, a daughter and a suicidal woman leave for their "veldskool" trip. Many trials, tribulations and truths are revealed as they go on this epic adventure.

Director: Ivan Botha | Stars: DonnaLee Roberts, Simoné Nortmann, Chanelle de Jager, Ilse Klink

Votes: 53

24. Sew the Winter to My Skin (2018)

118 min | Action, Adventure

6.2
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In a racially-charged and violent 1950's rural South Africa, a liberal journalist recounts the epic chase, edge-of-your-seat capture and intriguing trial of a flamboyant, native "Robin Hood... See full summary »

Director: Jahmil X.T. Qubeka | Stars: Kandyse McClure, Peter Kurth, David James, Antoinette Louw

Votes: 58

25. Hollywood in my Huis (2014)

92 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

6.8
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Set against the backdrop of 2004's Matric dance, JANA VAN TONDER a wallflower who lives in an impoverished railway neighborhood with her dysfunctional parents, watches the Oscars and ... See full summary »

Director: Corne van Rooyen | Stars: Christia Visser, Edwin van der Walt, Nicola Hanekom, Louw Venter

Votes: 46

26. Klein Karoo (2013)

95 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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Sometimes the first step to making a difference and following your dreams, is to follow your heart and find someone who shares those dreams with you.

Director: Regardt van den Bergh | Stars: Tim Theron, DonnaLee Roberts, Hykie Berg, Sisanda Henna

Votes: 136

27. Platteland (2011)

120 min | Action, Drama, Music

6.3
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Platteland features a stellar cast of actors and musicians and puts a vibrant new spin on some of the most popular Afrikaans hits of the past few years. It tells the story of Riana van ... See full summary »

Director: Sean Else | Stars: Lianie May, Bok van Blerk, Steve Hofmeyr, Jay du Plessis

Votes: 138

28. Lipstiek Dipstiek (1994)

96 min | Comedy

7.1
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Francois Coertze stars as Poennie, a blue collar Afrikaans boy coming to grips with life, romance and lust. He is on the verge of manhood and finds himself trapped in a relationship with a ... See full summary »

Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Lizz Meiring, Francois Coertze, Julie Hartley, Jozua van der Lugt

Votes: 77

29. Fiela se Kind (1988)

105 min | Drama

7.0
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A coloured woman in South Africa finds a white baby on her doorstep and raises him as her own. Nine years later,he is discovered and taken away.

Director: Katinka Heyns | Stars: Shaleen Surtie-Richards, André Rossouw, Lida Botha, Dawid Minnaar

Votes: 155

30. Dis ek, Anna (2015)

Drama

8.3
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A successful businessman from Bloemfontein, South Africa, Danie du Toit's doorbell rings in the middle of the night. Outside, the rain is pouring down. He puts on his gown, walks to the ... See full summary »

Director: Sara Blecher | Stars: Hykie Berg, Izel Bezuidenhout, Michelle Botha, Charlenè Brouwer

Votes: 193

31. Stoute Boudjies (2010)

90 min | Comedy

5.5
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An Afrikaans sex comedy which follows the adventures of a third-year student and his buddy at their holiday job. Desperate to lose his virginity, he hooks up with a hot babe for some hanky ... See full summary »

Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Albert de Villiers, Angelique Pretorius, Gerhard Odendaal, Andrew Thompson

Votes: 60

32. The Pro (2015)

90 min | Drama

6.7
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DIE PRO ("The Pro") tells the story of a young surfer, Tiaan Nothnagel, that has to come to terms with the accidental death of his best friend, Dirkie Lawrence, just before their last year ... See full summary »

Director: Andre Velts | Stars: Edwin van der Walt, Reine Swart, Vilje Maritz, Arno Greeff

Votes: 113

33. Wonderlus (2017)

116 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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A wedding goes awry and the morning after, friends and foes need to piece together the puzzle of the night before. In search of answers, a groom needs to pursue the love of his life, a ... See full summary »

Director: Johan Cronje | Stars: Mila Guy, Edwin van der Walt, Lea Vivier, Stiaan Smith

Votes: 92

34. Nul is nie niks nie (2017)

96 min | Family

7.9
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The story of three friends (Chicken, Drikus and Chris) coming together to make Drikus's last dream come true - to make a zombie movie. Chicken, in the meantime, is still coming to terms with his Dad's death.

Director: Morné du Toit | Stars: Jaden Van Der Merwe, Pieter Louw, Daniah De Villiers, Antoinette Louw

Votes: 24

35. Vrou soek boer (2014)

123 min | Romance

6.3
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A woman inherits a bakery in a small town, so she decides to trade her city life for a small town one.

Director: Maynard Kraak | Stars: Lika Berning, Nico Panagio, Bok van Blerk, Marga van Rooy

Votes: 101

36. Poppie Nongena

Biography, Drama | Completed

Based on the Elsa Joubert novel "The Long Journey of Poppie Nongena", regarded as one of the best African novels of the twentieth century.

Director: Christiaan Olwagen | Stars: Rolanda Marais, Dawid Minnaar, Clementine Mosimane, Anna-Mart van der Merwe

38. Number 37 (2018)

100 min | Thriller

6.2
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78 Metascore

Entrapped in his apartment, Randal Hendricks, a recent paraplegic, is given a gift of binoculars by his devoted girlfriend, Pam. But Randal is in financial debt to Emmie, a sadistic loan ... See full summary »

Director: Nosipho Dumisa | Stars: Irshaad Ally, Ephram Gordon, Amrain Ismail-Essop, Elton Landrew

Votes: 300

39. Beauty (2011)

Unrated | 99 min | Drama

6.2
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Portrait of a closeted gay husband/father living a life of quiet middle-aged desperation who becomes fixated on a friend's handsome collegiate son, leading to an incident.

Director: Oliver Hermanus | Stars: Deon Lotz, Charlie Keegan, Michelle Scott, Albert Maritz

Votes: 1,584

40. Vaselinetjie (2017)

98 min | Drama

7.0
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Vaselinetjie, a white girl is raised by her loving brown grandparents in a remote rural village. When the welfare finds out that she is not their biological grandchild, they send her to an orphanage in the far away city of Johannesburg.

Director: Corne van Rooyen | Stars: Nicole Bond, Marguerite van Eeden, Shaleen Surtie-Richards, Royston Stoffels

Votes: 68

41. Tess (I) (2016)

86 min | Drama

6.7
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When sex worker Tess falls pregnant, she has to fight to keep her past from swallowing her whole.

Director: Meg Rickards | Stars: Christia Visser, Brendon Daniels, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Dann Jaques Mouton

Votes: 197

42. Thys & Trix (2018)

95 min | Comedy

6.9
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It looks funny an very entertaining it is a kyknet film so it is good and it is very common people.

Director: Quentin Krog | Stars: Leandie du Randt, Bouwer Bosch, Brendon Daniels, Deon Coetzee

Votes: 30

43. Sink (IV) (2015)

115 min | Drama

8.2
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Rachel, a Mozambican domestic worker living in Johannesburg, is forced to make a life-changing decision after her daughter tragically dies whilst under the care of her employers; return to ... See full summary »

Director: Brett Michael Innes | Stars: Anel Alexander, Shoki Mokgapa, Jacques Bessenger, Amalia Uys

Votes: 148

44. Ander Mens (2019)

99 min | Comedy

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A side-splitting action comedy, with a series of unfortunate events happening to a very unfortunate and mediocre man. Daniel Niemand is the kind of dumpy little sad-sack that even flies ... See full summary »

Director: Quentin Krog | Stars: James Borthwick, Bennie Fourie, Laudo Liebenberg, Frank Opperman

45. Die Ongelooflike Avonture van Hanna Hoekom (2010)

90 min | Animation, Drama, Family

6.6
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Meet Hanna a teenage girl and her unconventional family. Hanna's family consists of Mana, her mother and painter. Her father, Gavin, a gay fashion designer. Hanna's stepfather, Beyer's a ... See full summary »

Director: Regardt van den Bergh | Stars: Anna-Mart van der Merwe, Gys de Villiers, Anneke Weidemann, Heléne Lombard

Votes: 63

46. Liefling (2010)

114 min | Musical

6.5
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Liefling Marais, is an adventure-loving young girl with a passion for life. She lives on a farm in Hartbeespoort with her father Simon, mother Linda, grandfather Karel, brother Kobus and ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Webber | Stars: Lika Berning, Bobby van Jaarsveld, Elize Cawood, Rouel Beukes

Votes: 90

47. Orkney Snork Nie! 2 (nog 'n movie) (1993)

97 min | Comedy

7.2
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Director: Willie Esterhuizen | Stars: Zack du Plessis, Annette Engelbrecht, Pierre van Pletzen, Frank Opperman

Votes: 25

48. Blood and Glory (2016)

Not Rated | 136 min | Drama, History, Sport

6.5
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Set during the Anglo Boer War, prisoners of war take a stand against their captors

Director: Sean Else | Stars: Stian Bam, Charlotte Salt, Grant Swanby, Patrick Connolly

Votes: 167

49. Suurlemoen! (2014)

95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.6
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Tiaan and Zane are motivated to follow their dream of starting a rock band when a series of events puts them in debt with the school and to pay it of they must compete in the school rock competition "Battle of the Bands".

Director: Vickus Strijdom | Stars: Tiaan Kelderman, Ben Pienaar, Aimee Ritchie, Pearl Monama

Votes: 35

50. Vuil Wasgoed (2017)

97 min | Crime

7.3
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Wim and Kevin work at a laundromat. By day, things are boring, but when the sun sets they party in their clients' clothes. During a party, they discover a chopped-off finger in a client's ... See full summary »

Director: Morné du Toit | Stars: Bennie Fourie, Bouwer Bosch, Tim Theron, Stiaan Smith

Votes: 57


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