Narrative: Feature

Bella

93 minutes / 2014
Narrative Feature Length
Directed by: Tawonga Taddja Nkhonjera
Country: Malawi
Synopsis: A coming of age story about B'ella, a 17 year-old girl from the outskirts of Malawi's cosmopolitan city of Blantyre. B'ella wrestles with intersection of traditional life and the new role of girls in modern day Malawi as she artfully navigates her various roles of daughter, sister, student, advocate and a girl who just wants to grow up.

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Accident
92 minutes / 2013
Narrative Feature
Director: Teco Benson
Country: Nigeria
Synopsis: Chy, a successful Nigerian female attorney takes on a case that may well be the last case of her career. A client wants to divorce his wife after 15 months of marriage, but when the woman turns up dead, Chy finds herself entangled in a web of deceit, scandal and jealousy. Accident is a fascinating courtroom drama with twists and turns that will keep the audience guessing. Winner of the 2014 Best Nigerian Film (AMAA) Award.

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HorizonBeautiful
91 minutes / 2013
Narrative Feature
Director: Stephan Jager
Country: Ethiopia
Synopsis: A soccer magnate on a promotion tour in Addis Ababa gets mixed up in a fake kidnapping. His supposed liberator is a 12-year old street kid with a plan: To have the Godfather of soccer take him to ballplayer's heaven.

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