Camel's Back (The)

  • Camel's Back (The)
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
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Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2016
Format : Short
Running time : 21 (in minutes)

A young girl suffering from a past trauma believes that she has one left day to live. She sets upon a journey to find her one paradise before it happens.

This film is about a 13 year old girl living with a mental illness. She lives in a desert land that has no beginning and no end. She believes that she has only one day left to live and wants nothing more than to find'Diani Beach' before sunset.

A film by Ari Michelle MBOYA

Runtime: 21 mins 37 secs
Director: MBOYA Ari Michelle
Language: Swahili | Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama / Fantasy

Director: Michelle Mboya
Screenwriter: Michelle Mboya
Produced by Wangechi Ngugi (Monsoons Productions)

2017 | 3rd Mashariki African Film Festival, KIGALI, Rwanda
* Best East African Short Fiction Film


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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