From a Whisper…

May 21, 2009 § Leave a comment

…is the title of the Kenyan movie that played as the first event of several over a number of days as part of passport to Africa. The turnout was good. I didn’t even know the title of the movie that was to play so the whole thing was a pleasant surprise. Wanuri Kahiu is the director of the movie that delivers a human dimension to the bombings of the US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania via a few main characters. It is set in Nairobi, Kenya and apparently (I didn’t know this) won 5 African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) earlier this year. You can read more about this movie and the director on the Daily Nation.

Wanuri Kahiu (center) on location - photo taken from Daily Nation

Wanuri Kahiu (center) on location - photo taken from Daily Nation

Other than that, we also got free JAMATI T-shirts !

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