David Opie

Critic

Germany

David Opie is an Entertainment writer. His contributions can be read at Highsnobiety, Into, Digital Spy, Playboy, Little White Lies, and Sleek Magazine.

Supa Modo

Date: 20 May 2018 Category: TV/Film
9.0 Rating
Like other children her age, the protagonist of Supa Modo is adamant that “Superheroes don’t die”, but director Likarion Wainaina’s heartbreaking debut proves that this isn’t always the case. A superhero film like no other, Supa Modo follows a Kenyan girl named Jo (Stycie Waweru) who takes flight from the harsh realities of life by escaping into a fantasy world of her own making. At just nine years old, Jo is diagnosed with a termina ...