Price of Love (Ethiopia: 2014)


Haile Hermon

Cast list

Fereweni Gebregergs: Fere
Kassahun Getachew: Marcos
Dawit Gulilat: Haile
Eskindir Tameru: Teddy
Solomon Teka: Abba


Max Conil: Producer
Mulgeta Amaru: Cinematography
Habtegebrel Adebe: Film Editor
Max Conil: Film Editor


A young Addis Ababa taxi driver gets caught up in the dark side of love, causing his taxi to be stolen. He finds himself stuck in a relationship with a prostitute, making him confront his past and discover what the price of love is.


Emmanuel Igunza, “Ethiopian cinema focuses on prostitution”, BBC.

Oliver Barlet, “Fespaco 2015 : la transition et après ?”, Africultures (online magazine).

Kenneth Harrow, “Has the magic gone out of Africa’s largest film festival?”, Warscapes (digital magazine).