Oka! Amerikee Poster

Release Date: October 14th, 2011

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
An American ethnomusicologist lives among Africa's Bayaka Pygmies for 25 years.

Cast: Kris Marshall, Haviland Morris, Will Yun Lee, Peter Riegert, Isaach De Bankolé

Director: Lavinia Currier

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Yearning for an exciting African adventure? Oka! isn't it. show more

  • As a film stupefied by its exotic setting, Oka! almost drops its walking stick of a plot as it wanders through the Central African Republic's jungle, getting blissed out on the sensuous delights of the surrounding wildlife and local Bayaka music. show more

  • The plot is somewhat pedestrian and the dialogue needs more zip. But it's amusing to watch the Bayaka poke good-natured fun at the gangly Larry, who has only their best interests at heart. show more

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