Two more Kenyan films set to premier on Netflix
Kenya is set to premier two more additions on world streaming platform Netflix.
‘Sincerely Daisy’ a film directed by actor Nick Mutuma is set to be the second Kenyan movie to make it to Netflix.
The film based on the life of a highly ambitious High school graduate and her love life will officially premier on the streaming platform on Friday October 9, 2020.
An excited, Mutuma shared the good news with his fans across all his social media platforms thanking the cast behind the incredible movie.
“Kenya is late to the party but we are finally on @Netflix premiering this Friday, 9th October. 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 Thank you @startimeskenya for being the driving force behind this film, as well as the cast and crew who worked tirelessly to bring it to life. Proud of the fact that we’re exporting Swahili and telling our stories on a global platform. 70% of the dialogue in the film is Swahili 😭😭😭🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 We did it guys! Kenya / Africa to the world! 🇰🇪🇰🇪🇰🇪🦒🦒 @shotbygiraffe” shared Nick Mutuma.
The film is a production of Giraffe Africa Film studios.
Another one of Kenyan films dubbed ‘Disconnect’ will be the third to also join the streaming platform.
The romantic comedy released 2018 starring Brenda Wairimu, Nick Mutuma, Patricia Kihoro, Pascal Tokodi, Catherine Kamau, Pierra Makena and Brian Ogola will also be joining Netflix on October 16th.
The movie was produced by Tosh Gitonga of the Nairobi Half-life fame
The news comes just days after another Kenyan film ‘Poacher’ made its debut on the streaming platform on September 30th 2020.
Poacher is a film about a desperate farmer who runs into trouble after stealing a stash of blood ivory from a gang of international terrorists.