30th Anniversary PAFF Virtual

African Shorts Series (62m)

Expired May 23, 2022 6:59 AM
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African Shorts Series (62m) contains the following films:

1) Heaven Sounds Boring (23m)

2) Some Mother's Sons (25m)

3) Joy's Garden (14m)

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Edwin is abruptly promoted from absent baby daddy to sole caregiver of Joy, his seven-year-old daughter, when her mom passes away. Joy’s plants and presence disrupt Edwin’s home life, infuriating him – until he sees a drawing of Joy and her mother in their old garden. Can Edwin find it in himself to give Joy the home she needs?

  • Year
  • Runtime
    14 minutes
  • Language
    English, Swahili
  • Country
  • Premiere
  • Director
    Ngwatilo Mawiyoo
  • Screenwriter
    Ngwatilo Mawiyoo
  • Producer
    Ngwatilo Mawiyoo, Mungai Kiroga, Firul Maithya, Hawa Essuman
  • Executive Producer
    Judy Kibinge, Mudamba Mudamba
  • Cast
    Melvin Alusa, Torah Nato
  • Cinematographer
    Andrew "Dru" Mungai
  • Editor
    Franki Ashiruka
  • Production Design
    Hatibu Kelly
  • Sound Design
    Eric Musyoka
  • Music
    Sean Peevers