A burst of unfiltered teenage energy. Lively and full of vision! [Kahiu] has a wonderful eye for detail and lyricism.

— Emily Yoshida, Vulture

Rafiki

Film • Mar 19

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“The Lesbian Love Story That Kenya Banned And Then Unbanned”

“Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, the girls resist and remain close friends, supporting each other to pursue their dreams in a conservative society. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

Directed by Wanuri Kahiu.

 

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2019. Kenya. Not Rated.
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