Disney’s new Lion King remake has, unsurprisingly, been a box office hit. In an interview on Conde Nast Traveler blog with James Chinlund, who was the Production Designer of Lion King, stated that the whole process started with a research trip to Kenya, with copious reference photos taken of the landscape and animals.
Kenyan Actors that have casted in Hollywood movies
Kenya is well known for its great victory when it comes to Olympics and its diverse wildlife. The country is also known for its famous people coming from the country.
1988 Second screening; this is how it went down
Filled with Pomp and color on 16th June 2018, Tufilamu Pictures held the 1988 second screening. 1988 a short film that highlights the happenings of the 80’s Kenyan society, that was too often characterized by civil rights infractions against free speech that too often were associated with violent torture at the infamous Nyayo Chambers.
Will Kenya Film Industry ever catch up??
Recently, the Kenya Film Industry has been faced with lots of challenges key of them being, the recent notice by the Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) alerting the Kenyan creative economy community of mandatory licensing which has since seen calls for a national conversation on the board’s relevance and the suitability of its current office...
Tufilamu’s 1988 film finally premiere’s in Nairobi
The movie 1988 premiered at an invite-only event on Saturday evening at Metta Space in Nairobi Kenya. The Red-Carpet affair was attended by notable names in the Film Industry
2018 SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS SELECTS KENYA’S BEST PHOTOGRAPHER
The Sony World Photography Awards have announced Antony Trivet as the winner of the 2018 Kenya National Award.
Two of Kenya’s film launch at Nairobi Film Festival citing growth in the Kenya Film Industry
Two of the most awaited Kenyan films of the first quarter of 2018 namely Supa Modo and Disconnect premiered at the second edition of the Nairobi Film Festival (NBO Film Fest), citing a positive growth of the Kenyan Film Industry.
Two Kenyan photographers shortlisted for the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards
The judges of the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards today honor the work of one Kenyan and one Nairobi-based photographer by shortlisting and commending their photographs as the top 50 in the world in the Awards’ Professional and Open competitions.
Kenyan Watu Wote film attack nominated for Oscars
A Kenyan film titled ‘Watu Wote – All of Us’ has been nominated for the Oscars. The film is based on a true story, following a terror attack in Mandera. Back in December 2015, a group of Kenyan Muslims travelling on a bus were ambushed by Islamist gunmen.