VEVE movie screening ***MOMBASA***
Fri, Sep 5. 3:45PM - 6:45PM
Nyali Cinemax Nyali Cinemax, Main Nyali Road, Mombasa Mombasa, Kenya
Screening of the new Kenyan feature film VEVE -
get your ticket here :
Nyali Cinemax, Main Nyali Road, Mombasa
+254-41-4470000/1 - +254-733-470000/ 0721 100 907 NEW BOX OFFICE LINES: 0786 470 007/8
RATED 16 and above.
***Director Simon Mukali and main actor Lowry Odhiambo in attendance***
Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/103515368
[*Set in the town of Maua (Kenya), VEVE is a slang word for what is internationally known as khat or miraa.]
VEVE follows the lives of multiple characters trying to find themselves in a world of political intrigue, revenge, love and longings for success complemented by the background of the thriving yet unregulated veve business.
Amos, an ambitious politician, is running for another term as Maua MP whilst facing his opponent Wadu in the extension of his veve empire. His wife Esther discovers the true nature of his affairs and seeks solace in Kenzo, a conflicted young man out to seek vengeance for his father’s death. Sammy, Amos’ right hand man, has to choose between being loyal to his work and being a caring father to his 12-year-old son Kago. Maua´s Veve Farmers want to farm a union to force Amos to pay decent prices for their veve. Clint, a hedonistic wannabe documentary filmmaker meddles to far, blind of the dangers he is putting himself and others into.
All are in search of purpose not knowing, that their destinies are entwined in more ways than they imagine.
STARRING : Lowry Denzel OdhiamboRugene Emo Mike Lizz Njagah Konstantaras Conrad Makeni