WELTFILME.closeup: Kiirũ Ngotho
Kiirũ Ngotho directed the Kenyan short documentary SUN FOR RENT for our film project »Ideen.Transfair«. In this episode of WELTFILME.closeup, Kiirũ talks about how he became a director, how SUN FOR RENT evolved, and what kind of influence one has as a filmmaker.
WELTFILME.closeup is a series of short videos presenting film-makers from countries of development cooperation. These mini portraits deliver insight into the lives of the directors and recount, how they overcome many a obstacle to actually produce the films they envision.
»I’m doing art and I’m loving it. Even though I’m suffering, sometimes I’m broke, can’t do much… but I’m loving it!«
Kenya / Germany 2015
Color, 10:10 Min.
Crew / Cast
Editor: Lisa Lischewski
Producer: Christian R. Timmann