“Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives”, but Kena and Ziki aim for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, they resist and remain close friends supporting each other to pursue their dreams in an oppressive society. When love arouses between them, the pressure becomes unbearable forcing the two girls to ultimately choose between happiness and safety.
Based on the novel Jambula Tree by Monica Arac de Nyeko.
|Language||English, Swahili, Sheng|
|Cast||Samantha Mugatsia, Sheila Munyiva|
|Writers||Wanuri Kahiu, Jenna Bass|
|Co-producers||Shortcut Films, Ape&Bjørn, Razor Film, Afrobubblegum, Rinkel Film, MPM Films, Big World Cinema|
|Sales agent||MPM Premium|
|Casting Director||Nini Wacera|
|Production designer||Arya Lalloo|