Supa Modo by Likarion Wainaina wins the Art Cinema Award at the Festival Ciné Junior
The International Confederation of Art Cinemas is proud to announce that the Art Cinema Award at the Festival Ciné Junior 2019, goes to SUPA MODO by Likarion Wainaina.
Kenya / Germany, 2018, 74 minutes
Director: Likarion Wainaina
Script: Silas Miami, Mugambi Nthiga, Wanjeri Gakuru, Kamau Wa Ndung’u, Likarion Wainaina
Cinematography: Enos Olik
Cast: Stycie Waweru, Marrianne Nungo, Nyawara Ndambia
Production: One fine day films
International sales: Rushlake Media
Countries available: Switzerland (currently in cinemas), Germany (release date 18.4.19), Poland (release date summer 2019), Sweden (release in 2018), BENELUX (release 2018) – Screenings can be requested at the following link.
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.
We got swept away by this sparkling and hopeful film, in which a contemporary world coexists with traditions.
This bright fable shows the strenght of the collective and the imaginary, the mutual aid and the solidarity, thanks to the super-powers of cinema that transcend death.