Director: Likarion Wainaina
Section: World Cinema
Country: Germany, Kenya | Year: 2018
Language(s): English, Kikuyu, Swahili | Time: 74 mins
This is the 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.
Likarion Wainaina is a Kenyan director who started making films before moving to theatre as an actor. As a cinematographer, he has also worked on a number of documentaries and commercials and has directed TV shows — both drama and sitcoms — that are currently playing in local TV stations in Kenya. Supa Modo is his debut feature.