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Youth Film

A Parcel from Jennifer

Parcel from Jennifer

Francis Ojok

Never lose hope

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Katushabe Patience, Maisha, 8 min A story about Grace, a 16-year-old girl, who is taken in by her aunt after her mother’s death and forced to become the family housemaid. Grace hopes to be able to go back to school but her aunt refuses to pay attention saying she doesn’t have money. Even when Grace Read More

Youth & Film 2011

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Leila

Leila

Daniel Mwesigwa

Leila

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She is NOT my mother

She is NOT my mother

Omona Collines, Maisha, 4 min The story is about a boy who tries to avoid his lowly impoverished mother who works as a school cleaner in the school he attends. His aim is to impress upon the other students that he comes from a well–to-do background, but this does not last as his antics are Read More

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My Lost Wallet

My Lost Wallet

Youth Film 2011 Director: Ochen Collin Bonny’s mother gave him ten thousand shillings to get some groceries from the market. He instead turned to his local meeting point to crack his luck in polka with his peers. As first round of the game comes to an end, Mark a notorious village bully stealthily pockets Bonny’s Read More

The Secret Note

The Secret Note

Youth Film 2011 It’s Solomon’s birthday tomorrow and his friends Christopher and Julie are organising a surprise birthday party in class. No one else knows about it. Julie and Christopher exchange a note in class to this effect, but Solomon misunderstands it and is quick to report it to the Teacher as romantic note. Christopher Read More

Mandu

Mandu

Youth Film 2011 Director: Jackson Ntulume Mandu, a renowned local city businessman who runs a furniture workshop within a city suburb, receives a phone call from a tycoon who wants him to deliver the biggest log of timber to his distant building site in town within a space of one hour. The tycoon promises to Read More