Samaki Mchangani (Fish of the Land)

  • Samaki Mchangani (Fish of the Land)
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2014
Format : Short
Running time : 30 (in minutes)

The film tells the story of the accidental killing of a fishmonger and the psychological trauma that the killer undergoes as a result. The story is complicated by the fact that the young man comes from a politically successful family and it is only through this accident that the true nature of the family's achievements is uncovered.

Kimela Billa, Deborah Dickson, Betty Kazimbaya, Bicco Mathew

un film d'Amil SHIVJI

Tanzanie, 2014, Court métrage Fiction, 30 mins, Drame

Original Title: SAMAKI MCHANGANI (Fish of the Land)
Durée/Length : 30 mins
Media: DVD 16/9
Country: Tanzania
Type: Short Drama

Kimela Billa... MP Kitinga
Deborah Dickson... Maid
Betty Kazimbaya... Mama Aisha
Hassan Kazoa... Driver
Bicco Matthew... Godfrey Kitinga
Josephs Quartzy... A friend (uncredited)

Réalisateur/Director : Amil Shivji
Scenario/Script : Amil Shivji
Images/Pictures : Lester Millado
Son/Sound : Tim Pringle
Montage/Editing : Amil Shivji
Musique/Music : Matt Nicholson
Décor/Set design : Cece Mlay

Produced by
Kisha Imani Cameron... executive producer
Amil Shivji... producer
Lester Millado... producer
Kivu Ruhorahoza... co-producer

Music by
Matt Nicholson

Cinematography by
Lester Millado

Film Editing by
Lester Millado
Amil Shivji

Casting By
Amil Shivji

Production Design by
Cece Mlay

Art Direction by
Cece Mlay

Production Management
Wilson Rumisha... production manager

Assistant Director
Rita Wachera

Assistant Art director
Marianne Getti

Sound recordist
Steve Kafuko

Sound mixer
Tim Pringle

Key grip
Hilmi Abushir
Hilmi Hussein

Ramadan Hamis
First assistant camera
Momose Cheyo

Second assistant camera
Alex Lazaro

Julius Mrisho

Vitali Maembe

Momose Cheyo


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