Rafiki is the first Kenyan film invited to premiere at Cannes

18 May 2018



We hope the film will contribute to bringing these stories out of the shadows in Africa. For too often officialdom have tried to suppress these stories, but we know they are part of our society and therefore should be reflected in the cinema we make and watch. - Steven Markovitz

Banned from its country, Rafiki - a film that tells the love story of two women - is the first Kenyan feature film to be invited to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival in France.

Read the full article on Screen Africa here.