23rd EU Film Festival Blends Tradition and Innovation

The 23rd annual European Film Festival premieres on Tuesday, May 13 at Alliance Francaise featuring nearly new films from 14 of the 28 European Union-member countries and two members of the ACP (Africa-Caribbean-Pacific) states, namely Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Including 20 critically acclaimed feature films in all, the Festival will continue its…

Kenyan filmmaker says she’s a natural storyteller

Kenyan filmmaker says she’s a natural storyteller Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu has won top awards at the annual Cannes Film Festival — which opens next month on the French Riveria— for Pumzi, her 24-minute film that critics has called science fiction. Yet Ms Kahiu never intended to write a sci-fi story. “My motivation was mainly…