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)

Evelyn C. avatar
Evelyn C.

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.

Christopher Herrera avatar
Christopher Herrera

i loved this movie. i saw previews for it months ago and totally forgot about it. im so happy it showed up tonight

Jeffrey avatar
Jeffrey

One of the best movies for Documentary lovers

Lawrence P. avatar
Lawrence P.

Youssou N'Dour Was Good As Supporting Actress Her Emotions Were Good!

Timothy Patterson avatar
Timothy Patterson

For once I wasn’t rolling my eyes. Nice little movie.

Sarah avatar
Sarah

Rest assured L'histoire de Papa Wemba is an absolutely amazing movie! I won't dare spoil any of this remarkable movie for you but I do recommend it as highly as I possibly can.

Thomas H. avatar
Thomas H.

I must admit when I saw the preview for L'histoire de Papa Wemba I gave myself big expectations. THIS FILM DID NOT Disappoint!

Kathy C. avatar
Kathy C.

Fantastic and refreshing. Highly recommend.

Johnny Brooks avatar
Johnny Brooks

Elvis Adidiema newest film captures everything you can possibly love about going to the movies. It's filled with wonderful characters!

Anna avatar
Anna

It was a decent movie. Very entertaining!

Alice Boyd avatar
Alice Boyd

I'll be honest - I only really went to see this film because of Ella Shungu. However, I am so glad that I did!! This film is amazing and completely worth watching.