We Need Prayers: This One Went to Market

  • 5'
  • Kenya
  • 2017
A young African visual artist has a sly plan to break through into the global arts market (Jim Chuchu). The work that was commissioned by the Performa Festival in New York stars Kenyan singer, songwriter, actress, radio and reality television personality Patricia Kihoro.

Screens before Stories of Our Lives.
Director
Jim Chuchu
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
Kenya
Production Year
2017
Festival Edition
IFFR 2018
Length
5'
Medium
DCP
Languages
English, Swahili
Producer
Njeri Gitungo / The Nest Arts Company Limited
Production Company
The Nest Arts Company Limited
Sales
The Nest Arts Company Limited
Screenplay
The Nest Collective
Cinematography
Noel Kasyoka / The Nest Arts Company Limited
Editor
Jim Chuchu
Production Design
Sunny Dolat
Sound Design
Mars
Music
Jim Chuchu
Cast
Patricia Kihoro, Hilda Gichungo