• Director: Owen 'Alik Shahadah
  • Release Year: 2010
  • Production Country: United States, United Kingdom
  • Language: English, Amharic, Zulu, Akan, Arabic, Swahili, Hausa



Motherland tells the story of the continent where modern civilization was born, but this time the history of Africa is told with the African people at the center of the story rather than through their interactions with the rest of the world.


Maafa, Pan-African, Post-colonial identity, Film history, Cultural history, Primary sources, Partition of Africa