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Screening: Lusophone Film Festival – Ninth Edition, Mar. 21 2015 @ Goethe-Institut Nairobi

Lusophone March 2015
Date: Saturday, 21st March 2015
Venue: Goethe-Institut Nairobi
Time: From 5 pm
Admission is free!

Screening movies from the Portuguese-speaking world:
– Alambamento (Angola, 2011, Mário Bastos)
– Arena (Portugal, 2009, João Salaviza)
– The Thorn of the Rose (Guinea-Bissau, 2013, Filipe Henriques)

March 20, 2015 at 2:27 pm Leave a comment

CINEMA JAPAN: After the Flowers, Mar. 28 2015 @ Japan Information & Culture Centre

Cinema Japan Mar 28 2015
The Japan Information & Culture Centre invites you to the screening of the movie “After the Flowers” which will be shown on Saturday, 28th March 2015.
Admission is free of charge and the movie screening is open to all film fans.

Date: Saturday, 28th March 2015
Venue: Japan Information & Culture Centre, Embassy of Japan, Mara Road, Upper Hill
Time: 2:00p.m. | Gates Open: 1:30p.m.
Entry: Free | Registration Required

Based on a short story by noted historical novelist Fujisawa Shuhei. Unasaka domain, northeastern Japan — the Edo period. Crossing practice swords with Magoshiro (Miyao Shuntaro), the domain’s best sword-fighter, Ito (Kitagawa Keiko), the only daughter of an Unasaka official and a talented fencer, falls in love for the very first time. Several months later, however, Magoshiro is ensnared in the insidious plot of a high clan official — not knowing what to do, Magoshiro takes his own life. Upon hearing the devastating news, Ito vows to take revenge.

March 18, 2015 at 6:33 pm Leave a comment

Screening: The First Irish Kenya Film Festival, Mar. 15 2015 @ Louis Leakey Auditorium – National Museum

Irish Film
The First Irish Kenya Film Festival will offer the chance to catch Irish movies in Nairobi, as part of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.

Date: March 15, 2015
Venue: Louis Leakey Auditorium – National Museum
Time: From 10.30 am

Screening Time and Costs

10.30: “The Wind that Shakes the Barley” – KES 100
Irish drama directed by Ken Loach set during the Irish War of Independence (1919- 1922) and the Irish Civil War (1922- 1923). Winner of the PALME D’OR at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.

14.00: “The Secret of Kells”
Oscar nominated children’s animated film telling the story of a young monk Brendan who is learning to be a scribe and how he got the inspiration to complete the world famous Book of Kells. Perfect for children.

17.00: “Once” – KES 300
Irish Musical film (Oscar winner for Best Original Song) tells the story of the musical collaboration of a Dublin busker and a young Czech immigrant flower seller.

Irish musicians will be playing for a short time after the last film.

For Tickets Email:

Sponsored by Monikos Kitchen, Valley Arcade Nairobi.

March 14, 2015 at 1:37 pm Leave a comment

Première: Kibera Stars Documentary, Mar. 16 2015 @ Alliance Française

Kibera Stars

March 12, 2015 at 3:33 pm Leave a comment

Screening: Kenya – A Guide Book to Impunity, Mar. 11 2015 @ Pawa 254

Guide to Impunity

March 10, 2015 at 5:29 pm Leave a comment

Film Screening and Discussion: Journeys #1 by Jim Kroft, Mar. 5 2015 @ Pawa 254 Rooftop

Journeys 1
Date: March 5, 2015
Venue: Pawa 254 Rooftop
Time: 6 pm
Entrance: Free

Worldwide premier of the new documentary with an introduction by Boniface Mwangi

March 5, 2015 at 12:27 pm Leave a comment

Screening: Venezuela Film Festival, Mar. 3-5 2015 @ Alliance Française

Venezuela Film Festival
For more info.

March 1, 2015 at 4:46 pm Leave a comment

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