Wanuri Kahiu In Post-Production On Ger Duany Documentary, 'Ger: To Be Separate'

From Shadow and Act Tue Nov 20 2012, 19:35:51

A documentary she's apparently been working on for about 2 years now, but I'm only just now learning about it... Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu (probably known mostly for her Focus Features Africa First sci-fi short film Pumzi) is in post-production on a documentary titled Ger: To Be Separate, which chronicles South Sudanese actor, model and social activist, Ger Duany's journey from child soldier, to refugee, to Hollywood actor, and international model, and his amazing journey back home as he votes for the first time for a new Sudan and celebrates its division. The release of the documentary will mark the beginning of Ger's mission to help rebuild his country,...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   Court Blocks Govt's Nuclear Power Deals (news)
GroundUp
26 April 2017

Agreements with Russia, Korea and US have been scrapped. The Western Cape High Court ruled on Wednesday that government's nuclear agreements with Russia, Korea and the US were unlawful and ... [read more]

Nigeria:   ‎Buhari Seeks Approval for $6.4 Billion China, World Bank Loans (news)
Premium Times
26 April 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, again sought the approval of the National Assembly for the federal government to secure about $6.4 billion dollar loans from the World Bank and China to fund ... [read more]

South Sudan:   Fledging State to Failed State - Press Freedom in S. Sudan (analysis)
Committee to Protect Journalists
25 April 2017

Even as the country collapses, South Sudan's government will brook no criticism. The shooting began around 5:15 on a Friday afternoon. Dozens of journalists had gathered in the pressroom at the ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!