Eliane Umihire

Female Actor

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  • Height 5'5" (165cm)
  • Eyes Brown
  • Hair Shaved
  • Playing age 27 - 31 years


2021 Berlinale talents alumni Eliane,  is an award-winning Rwandan actress based in France.
Accountant by training, she started her acting career with Rwanda’s theatre companies and trained inTunisia at the El-hamra theatre.
Her international breakthrough role in “Birds Are Singing in Kigali” won her Best Actress Awards at prestigious festivals such as the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the Chicago International Film Festival, the Polish Film Festival, the New York Polish Film festival, the Let’s CEE International film festival and the mastercard rising star award at the Netia OFF independent film festival .
She is starring in the lead role of the hollywood indie drama “Trees of peace” which is premiering at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
And will be next starring in the upcoming sci-fi “Neptune Frost” directed by Saul Williams. 
She is interested, drama, historical and psychological drama,  sci-fiction/fantasy, romantic and dark comedy.