Bahasha (The Envelope)

Tanzania - E. Africa

Jordan Riber | Release date: 7 Jul 2018

Bahasha is the story of Kitasa, an elected public official who betrays his family, friends and community when he takes an easy bribe. He learns the hard way and must now find the road to redemption.

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Afropolitan

Kenya - E. Africa

Victoria Kimani | Release date: 18 May 2018

East Africa’s trailblazing Queen, Victoria Kimani releases her new project, Afropolitan, independently under her own Imprint Kimani Music. This 7 song compilation is a fantastic glimpse into the unfiltered natural vibe of Miss Kimani. This project fuses her core R&B/Pop vocals with A...

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Supa Modo

Kenya - E. Africa

Likarion Wainaina | Release date: 22 Jun 2018

Supa Modo is the story of a young girl whose dream of becoming a superhero is threatened by terminal illness, inspiring her village to rally together to make her dream come true.

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Rafiki

Kenya - E. Africa

Wanuri Kahiu | Release date: 9 May 2018

  “Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

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She

Kenya - E. Africa

Muthoni Drummer Queen | Release date: 3 Mar 2018

With her 3rd full-length, Muthoni Drummer Queen gives the “Motown formula” a truly post-Millenial makeover. The 11-song-deep concept LP, simply titled SHE, is the perfect cross-over record – packed to the brim with soul-nourishing hits. It’s a long-player that manages to distill th...

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The Parking Lot Attendant

Ethiopia - E. Africa

Nafkote Tamirat | Release date: 13 May 2018

A haunting story of fatherhood, national identity, and what it means to be an immigrant in America today, Nafkote Tamirat’s The Parking Lot Attendant explores how who we love, the choices we make, and the places we’re from combine to make us who we are. The story begins on an undis...

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Wrestling with the Devil: A Prison Memoir

Kenya - E. Africa

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o | Release date: 6 Mar 2018

Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s powerful prison memoir begins half an hour before his release on 12 December 1978. A year earlier, he recalls, armed police arrived at his home and took him to Kenya’s Kamiti Maximum Security Prison. There, Ngugi lives in a block alongside other political prisoner...

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We Once Belonged to the Sea

Somalia - E. Africa

Diriye Osman | Release date: 1 Oct 2018

Two women – a reclusive queer Somali artist and a gifted Iranian-Somali teenage punk. Both have survived extraordinary circumstances, and find unexpected solace, inspiration and friendship when their lives intersect. In a novel anchored by memory and loss, art-making and ambition, bo...

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Small Country

Burundi - E. Africa

Gaël Faye | Release date: 5 Jun 2018

‘I was born with this story. It ran in my blood. I belonged to it.’ Burundi, 1992. For ten-year-old Gabriel, life in his comfortable expatriate neighborhood of Bujumbura with his French father, Rwandan mother and little sister Ana, is something close to paradise. These are carefree day...

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The Forbidden

Uganda - E. Africa

Kizito Samuel Saviour | Release date: 3 Feb 2018

Fate lies to a great mind, lost Dad, and a dead mom – a gifted young girl’s life’s tales. In the quest to find her lost father, Dian’s journey takes a dark twist after her mothers death and ends up face to face with the object of her bereavement.

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