FROM A WHISPER

By Wanuri KAHIU

LES CINEMAS DU MONDE - LA FABRIQUE CINEMA DE L’INSTITUT FRANÇAIS - as PROMO

Drama - Completed 2008

Abu is a quiet and hardworking intelligence officer who keeps to himself. When he meets Tamani, a young, rebellious artist in search of her mother, he decides to help.
The film is based on the real events surrounding the August 7 bombings on the US Embassy in Nairobi in 1998.

    • Year of production
    • 2008
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • KENYA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 79 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Wanuri KAHIU
    • Producer(s)
    • 0 (Awali Films)
    • Synopsis
    • Abu is a quiet and hardworking intelligence officer who keeps to himself. When he meets Tamani, a young, rebellious artist in search of her mother, he decides to help.
      Unknowingly, Tamani churns up memories of Fareed, Abu’s best friend who also lost his life in the US Embassy bomb blast 10 years ago. The discovery about the death of Tamani’s mother, forces everyone involved to learn how to forgive, deal with their own faith and confront what they fear the most – The truth.
      The film is based on the real events surrounding the August 7 bombings on the US Embassy in Nairobi in 1998.
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