Tune into the Netflix Made in Africa collection, a curated list of African series, films and documentaries which celebrate Africa Month.
The collection is available globally at netflix.com/madeinafrica, or can be found on Netflix by searching Made in Africa or Africa Month or Africa Day. The collection includes over 100 titles,including older licensed films and shows as well as Netflix Originals such as Queen Sono, which debuted on Netflix in February 2020, and Blood & Water, which premiered in May 2020.
Acclaimed films and series
The collection includes critically-acclaimed films and series like Jerusalema; King of Boys; Lionheart; Mokalik; Oscar-award winning film Tsotsi; Uncovered; The Wedding Party; Tjovitjo; Castle and Castle; The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind; Azali; Potato Potahto; Joy and more. Members will also see major international films and series that were either predominantly or completely filmed on the continent, such as Holiday in the Wild (South Africa and Zambia); The Red Sea Diving Resort (Namibia and South Africa); Troy: Fall of a City (South Africa), Beasts of No Nation (Ghana), Blood Diamond (Morocco, Sierra Leone and South Africa), and documentaries, including Leonardo DiCaprio’s The Ivory Game and the Oscar-nominated Virunga.
“This Africa Month, we’re excited to celebrate African stories and storytellers. This collection includes Queen Sono – our first Netflix original series – and as well as films like Catching Feelings, Chief Daddy, 93 Days, Merry Men. We hope that by making these Made in Africa titles easily available we will help ensure they are watched Around the world”, says Ben Amadasun, Director of Licensing and Co-productions for Africa at Netflix.
What: Netflix Made in Africa collection
Where: Netflix netflix.com/madeinafrica