Mayillah’s stony Path

Crushing stones in the rain or in the sun is hard physical labour but Mayillah is determined to get educated, find a job and liberate the family from poverty.

»My friends are happy to go home after school. All I’ve got to look forward to is carrying and crushing stones.«



Colour, 14 min.

Krio with English subtitles

Sierra Leone, 2017

Crew / Cast

Directed by: Santigie Sesay, Alexander Baffour Nsiah

Camera: Schwarbu Emile Kamara

Editors: Schwarbu Emile Kamara, Paulina Ama Arthur

Sound & Light: Luther N. Mafalleh, Augustine K. Blamah

Production Manager: Salamatu Kuyateh