Beneath The Tides Coming To Kenyan Cinemas

Events  /  19th June 2024

We're thrilled to announce that the much-anticipated collection of short films, 'Beneath The Tides,' is hitting cinemas on March 22nd!

The collection is a beautiful collaboration with talented filmmakers from Kenya and Uganda. It brings an opportunity to the audience to access these short films that may not be currently accessible and also allows the filmmakers a platform to distribute and share their stories.

These films delve into universal themes like family, identity, and reconciliation, offering a truly relatable and enriching cinematic experience.

The 5 short films under the ‘Beneath The Tides’ Collection are;

Baba – Directed by Mbithi Masya and Produced by Bramwel Iro
BABA is a six-year-old boy who struggles to understand the world around him. With his unusual ability he tries to escape his harsh reality.

Mawimbi – Directed by Mark Wambui, Produced by Ivy Kiru, Written by Ian Wanjohi
After his mother’s funeral, Kazungu joins his father on a fishing trip during which their strained
relationship plays out.

Inheritance – Directed by Barbara Minishi, Produced by Ivy Kiru, Written by Ngwatilo Mawiyoo
A chance meeting between an alienated young woman and the village outlier leads to an extraordinary meeting with her dead grandfather.

Stero – Directed Tevin Kimathi, Produced by Juliana Kabua, Written by Millan Tarus
A Kung Fu prodigy navigates school with his imaginary Sensei following one simple rule: What would Bruce Lee do?

Ziwa – Directed by Samuel Tebandeke, Produced by Juliana Kabua
Amina wants to reconcile with her dying husband. When his younger former lover arrives to save him and get back together with Manda, Amina plans to stop the woman in her tracks.

We can't wait to finally share 'Beneath the Tides' with you in a few weeks! Keep an eye out for more details on ticketing information and screening schedules, and follow the collection on Instagram and Twitter for real-time updates.

Get ready to immerse yourself in these compelling stories! See you at the movies.

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