Following Koffi’s return to his birthplace after he has been ostracized by his family, ‘Omen’ explores the weight of beliefs on one’s destiny through four characters accused of being witches and sorcerers, all of them intertwined and guiding each other into the phantasmagoria of Africa.


Sun 03.12. 9:45 pm Kino in der KulturBrauerei, theatre 5
    presented by Vincenzo Bugno
Fri 08.12. 7:30 pm Kino in der KulturBrauerei, theatre 5 Tickets
Mon 04.12. 8:00 pm Delphi LUX, theatre 4 Tickets


In cooperation with the Berlinale’s World Cinema Fund (WCF)

With the support of the Creative Europe Programme – MEDIA


OT: Omen
Director: Baloji
Screenplay: Baloji
Country: Belgium, Germany, France, Netherlands, South Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo 2023
Production: Wrong Men, New Amsterdam, Serendipity, RadicalMedia, Special Touch Studios, WCF
Cast: Marc Zinga, Lucie Debay, Eliane Umuhire, Yves-Marina Gnahoua, Marcel Otete Kabeya
Length: 90 min.
Language: English, French, Lingála, Swahili OV / English subtitles
Distribution Germany: Grandfilm
Festivals: Cannes, Munich, Karlovy Vary, Angoulême, BFI, Athens, Philadelphia, Haifa, Gent, Pingyao etc.
Awards: Cannes, Munich, Sitges, Durban, African Movie Academy Awards


Official foreign Oscar candidate 2024 (“Best International Feature Film”) from Belgium.