“Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.
Wanuri Kahiu is a Kenyan film director, producer, and author. She is considered to be “one of Africa’s most aspiring directors, being part of a new, vibrant crop of talents representing contemporary African culture”. She has received several awards and nominations for the films which she directed, including the awards for Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Picture at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2009 for her dramatic feature film From A Whisper. She is also the co-founder of AFROBUBBLEGUM, a media collective dedicated to supporting African art.