The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) announced the official selection of films in competition for the upcoming 2018 festival taking place in various venues in and around Stone Town Zanzibar from July 7th – 15th, 2018.
NAME OF FILM: FATUMA
DIRECTOR(S): Jordan Riber
STARRING: Ayoub Bombwe, Cathryn Credo, Beatrice Taisamo
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: A traditional rural woman has always risked body and soul, without reward or thanks, to farm her husband's land and keep the family fed and cared for. She fights unfavourable weather, pests and poverty. But when Manyusi squanders her prized harvest and schemes to marry off their daughter, Fatuma must embark on the hardest fight of her life.