The story of Papa Wemba

The story of Papa Wemba

The story of Papa Wemba is a movie starring Fally Ipupa, Youssou N'Dour, and Ella Shungu. Nicknamed the father of Congolese rumba, Papa Wemba, the heir to Elvis, Fela and Tabu Ley, became a legend despite himself. This vibrant...

Other Titles
L'histoire de Papa Wemba
Running Time
1 hours 30 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Elvis Adidiema
Writer
Elvis Adidiema
Actors
Youssou N'Dour, Fally Ipupa, Ella Shungu, Orphée Shungu
Country
France, Côte d'Ivoire, The Democratic Republic Of Congo
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «The story of Papa Wemba» (22)

Justin Valdez avatar
Justin Valdez

Nicknamed the father of Congolese rumba, Papa Wemba, the heir to Elvis, Fela and Tabu Ley, became a legend despite himself. This vibrant documentary traces the history of an iconic, trailblazing and intergenerational artist.

Sara avatar
Sara

I enjoyed the movie! Good acting!

Cynthia M. avatar
Cynthia M.

This movie will stay with you long after you have watched it.

Elizabeth Mendoza avatar
Elizabeth Mendoza

I enjoyed this movie. So did my husband, cause he didn’t fell asleep through the movie.

Joshua avatar
Joshua

I'm not a big movie goer, but I had huge expectations for this one, and I was absolutely blown away by the beauty and magic and absolute fantastic storytelling in this movie.

Gregory avatar
Gregory

Love Ella Shungu! This is a really good movie.

Austin Hunt avatar
Austin Hunt

L'histoire de Papa Wemba is one of those films that would stuck in your head in a long time because it's plain brilliant.

Walter Ortiz avatar
Walter Ortiz

This movie surprised me, it was really good. This is a movie worth watching!