KiSwahili and English with English subtitles
Kenya, Director Likarion Wainaina
Jo, a witty 9-year-old terminally ill girl is taken back to her rural village to live out the rest of her short life. Her only comfort during these dull times are her dreams of being a Superhero, which prove to be something her rebellious teenage sister Mwix, overprotective mother Kathryn and the entire village of Maweni think they can fulfill.
This screening is open to the public and has a reserved number of seats in compliance with social distancing regulations. Includes one serving of popcorn per person.
Cinemaverse, a project by the Goethe-Institut Namibia, will throughout the course of 2021 screen art-house films from in and out of Africa. Curated by well-known and multi-talented filmmaker, Florian Schott.