As State hypocrisy reigns, Kenyan filmmakers suffer

What you need to know:

  • Hollywood shooting films in Kenya has an obvious economic advantage.
  • We have been losing out on this economic advantage to Nigeria and South Africa.
  • It’s a well-known fact that KFCB refused to air Wanuri Kahiu’s movie Rafiki in Kenyan cinemas and screens.

According to, Uhuru Kenyatta signed a film incentives package during a Cabinet meeting that is going to help foreign filmmakers make more movies in Kenya.


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