Wanuri Kahiu

b. Nairobi, Kenya

wanurikahiu.com | @wanuri

Wanuri Kahiu is a filmmaker who directed the sci-fi movie Pumzi, set in a not-too-distant future where water (and hope) is scarce. In 2018, she released Rafiki, a love story between two teen girls set in Nairobi. The film was banned in Kenya but the ban was later reversed.

 
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Rafiki (2018)

 
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Pumzi (2009)

 
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From a Whisper (2009)

 

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