Movie nomination in Zanzibar
Vicensia Shule, currently guest researcher at NAI, has co-produced the movie 'The Letter of Nang’inyi to Namayani'. The movie will be screened at the Zanzibar International Film Festival in June. It is also nominated in two competing categories, short films and Sembene Ousmane award. The movie is about Nang'inyi, a Maasai girl, who escapes from her village before getting married while still in school. She runs off to the city to pursue her dream of becoming a Doctor. See the movie at YouTube and read more about the film festival in Zanzibar (both links open in new windows).