The collection aims to honour and celebrate Netflix's commitment to Africa and the African creative community.
Netflix has announced the introduction of a ‘Made in Africa’ collection, a curated list of Africa-made shows, to 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 African series, films and documentaries as well as Netflix Originals like Queen Sono, which debuted on Netflix in February, and Blood & Water, which will premiere this month.
Other films and series in the collection include Jerusalema, King of Boys, Lionheart, Mokalik, Tsotsi, Uncovered, The Wedding Party, Tjovitjo, Castle and Castle, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Azali, Potato Potahto and Joy among others.
Commenting on the collection, Ben Amadasun, Director of Licensing and Co-productions for Africa at Netflix, said: “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.”