International Film Festival
of
Panama

APRIL 11-17, 2013

Nairobi Half Life

nairobi half life
nairobi half life
Cast: 
Joseph Wairimu
Olwenya Maina
Nancy Wanjiku Karanja 

David "Tosh" Gitonga

David Tosh Gitonga was born in Nanyuki, East Kenya. He studied marketing before doing an internship at Baraka Production Studios. Nairobi Half Life (2012) is his first feature film.

Original title: 
Nairobi Half Life
Director: 
David "Tosh" Gitonga
Country: 
Germany
Kenia
Year: 
2012
Language: 
swahili
English
Subtitles: 
inglés, español
Duration: 
96 min.

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 3 April 13 5:00 pm
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 3 April 16 5:00 pm
Synopsis: 

A picaresque tale of an ambitious youngster who goes from peddling pirated DVDs in his hometown to hijacking SUVs and striking out as an actor in the big city, Nairobi Half Life is the riveting debut from Kenyan director David Tosh Gitonga, a third world crime sage on par with City of God.