Filming Location Matching "Dakar, Senegal" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Atlantics (2019)
TV-14 | 104 min | Drama
In a popular suburb of Dakar, workers on the construction site of a futuristic tower, without pay for months, decide to leave the country by the ocean for a better future. Among them is Souleiman, the lover of Ada, promised to another.
2. The Guns of Navarone (1961)
TV-PG | 158 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A British team is sent to cross occupied Greek territory and destroy the massive German gun emplacement that commands a key sea channel.
Votes: 42,803 | Gross: $28.90M
4. The Last Adventure (1967)
M | 112 min | Adventure, Drama
Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about... See full summary »
7. City Life (1990)
251 min | Drama
A kaleidoscopic panorama of the world. A visual anthology of twelve short stories by twelve innovative directors from all over the world.
Directors: Alejandro Agresti, Gábor Altorjay, José Luis Guerín, Clemens Klopfenstein, Tato Kotetishvili, William Mbaye Ousmane, Eagle Pennell, Dirk Rijneke, Mrinal Sen, Mildred Van Leeuwaarden, Krzysztof Kieslowski, Carlos Reichenbach, Béla Tarr
8. Hyenas (1992)
Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama
Dramaan is the most popular man in Colobane, but when a woman from his past, now exorbitantly wealthy, returns to the town, things begin to change.
Votes: 718 | Gross: $0.02M
9. Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey (2014)
97 min | Drama, Romance
Thirty-year-old Alice's occupation is rather unusual for a woman : she works as an engineer on a freighter. She loves her job and does it competently but even in a greasy blue overall a ... See full summary »
Votes: 686 | Gross: $0.00M
11. La pirogue (2012)
87 min | Drama
A group of African men leave Senegal in a pirogue captained by a local fisherman to undertake the treacherous crossing of the Atlantic to Spain where they believe better lives and prospects are waiting for them.
12. La piovra 6 - L'ultimo segreto (1992)
622 min | Crime, Drama
In Episode 1, The Killing Attempt, police detective Davide Licata survives badly wounded, so much so that his personal and love life will be affected. In Episode 2, The Core, he is tempted ... See full summary »
13. Atlantiques (2009)
Not Rated | 16 min | Documentary, Short
Directed by Mati Diop (35 rhums), Atlantiques recounts the odyssey of Senegalese friends who attempt a life-threatening boat crossing. Melancholic and mysterious, the film urgently and elegantly addresses the perils of illegal migration.
14. A Thousand Suns (2013)
45 min | Documentary
17. 500 Years Later (2005)
Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary
Crime, drugs, HIV/AIDS, poor education, inferiority complex, low expectation, poverty, corruption, poor health, and underdevelopment plagues people of African descent globally - Why? 500 ... See full summary »
18. Motherland (2010)
123 min | Documentary
Motherland is the most powerful documentary on Africa. Fusing history, culture, politics, and contemporary issues, Motherland sweeps across Africa to tell a new story of a dynamic continent... See full summary »
19. Président (2006)
97 min | Drama, Thriller
Mathieu, a bright student, falls in love with Nahema, who happens to be the President of the Republic's daughter. The President, a loving but invading father, finally accepts him as his ... See full summary »
20. Karmen Gei (2001)
86 min | Musical, Romance, Drama
Like every Carmen, Karmen Geï is about the conflict between infinite desire for freedom and the laws, conventions, languages, the human limitations which constrain that desire.
21. Olympic Outposts (2018)
9 min | Sport
Olympic Outposts is a global journey to explore the unexpected locations that have grown obsessed with sports traditionally dominated by other countries. It premiered online and will screen on NBC Sports in 2018.
24. Palanteer M'Bedd (2020)
Very new to the neighborhood, I am intrigued by the calm that reigns there. I never see my neighbours. Except for this young girl who lives across the street from me. A young girl I can't ... See full summary »
25. Under Fire: Journalists in Combat (2011)
Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary
Journalism in times of war has become an increasingly lethal and traumatic endeavor for the men and women who face constant threats to their lives and psyches. With the death toll ... See full summary »
26. L'afrance (2001)
90 min | Drama, Romance
El Hadj is studying in Paris. He is one of the young Senegalese men who have come to Paris since the French colony became independent to get a good education so that he can serve his ... See full summary »
30. Elevate (2011)
PG | 81 min | Documentary
From a basketball academy in Senegal, to the high-pressure world of American prep schools, the film documents the extraordinary personal journeys of four particularly tall West African Muslim teenage boys with NBA dreams.
Votes: 124 | Gross: $0.00M
31. Cala naprzód (1967)
86 min | Adventure, Comedy
Two friends from army meet in harbour. It begins raining. Both protect oneself before rain. Janek begins telling sea adventures. First tells about meeting with actress who proposes him part... See full summary »
34. Walk All Night: A Drum Beat Journey (2016)
86 min | Documentary
An idealistic social worker initiates an ambitious project to take a group of street musicians to West Africa. Fascinated by the sounds of bucket drummers she meets on Chicago's south side,... See full summary »
35. Little Light (2003)
15 min | Short, Drama
Dakar, Senegal. Fatima is a little girl of eight years old. When she opens the refrigerator, she wonders if the light stays on when the door closes. She discovers that no. So, Fatima goes ... See full summary »
37. Estoy Acá (Mangui Fi) (2017)
77 min | Documentary
Ababacar and Mbaye are two Senegalese immigrants who met in Buenos Aires years ago. The journey takes them in opposite paths and their friendship reveals itself as a mirror where they can see in the other a different version of themselves.
38. Inside Out: Trey and Dave Go to Africa (2004 TV Movie)
44 min | Documentary
American musicians Trey Anastasio of Phish and Dave Matthews of the Dave Matthews Band travel to Senegal to meet the legendary Senegalese Band Orchestra Baobab. On their journey, they ... See full summary »
46. Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders (2012)
57 min | Documentary
This one-hour TV show includes stories about Scottish folk singer Julie Fowlis, Senegal's "voice of Africa" Youssou N'dour, and jazz star Wynton Marsalis, as well as a performance by an Icelandic band, Of Monsters and Men.