Rafiki

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Rafiki (Friend)

Directed by Wanuri Kahiu

  • Kenya, South Africa, France, Netherlands, Germany 2018; 82 min
  • Original version: English, Swahili
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis

“Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, the girls resist and remain close friends, supporting each other to pursue their dreams in a conservative society. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

Production

  • BIG WORLD CINEMA

     

  • AFROBUBBLEGUM

     

  • MPM FILM

     

  • SHORTCUT FILMS

     

  • APE & BJORN

     

  • RAZOR FILM PRODUKTION

     

International Sales

  • MPM PREMIUM