Beasts of No Nation
is a 2015 American wardrama film written, shot, and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga about a young boy who survives as his country goes through a horrific war. The film, based on the 2005 novel of the same name by Uzodinma Iweala
and shot in Ghana, stars Idris Elba
, Ama K. Abebrese
, Abraham Attah
, Grace Nortey, David Dontoh, and Opeyemi Fagbohungbe.