Full list of KALASHA FILM AND TELEVISION AWARDS 2017 Winners

Posted on Dec 14, 2017

Kalasha gala event went down on the 9th of December with the who’s who in the film industry, dignitaries and top government officials gracing the red carpet event at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya.It was a night of color and many surprises with upcoming artistes taking home the coveted Kalasha trophy.  Lifetime Achievement Award went to Joseph Kioni who has been in the film in...

Avril’s new movie #WorldTofauti set to premier this December 2017.

Posted on Dec 11, 2017

Fans of Avril are in for a treat this December as Christmas comes early for them. A new romantic film starring her and renown actor Innocent Njunguna is about to be premier. Join this special screening of a film that explores the power of love as boy meets girl but boy and girl are totally from different worlds. Kikwetu production is inviting you for the premiere of World Tofauti on Friday 2...

The Kenyan Oscars: Kalasha Film and Tv Awards 2017 full list of Nominees

Posted on Nov 20, 2017

Kenya Film Commission registered the highest number of entries ever received since the inception of Kalasha, with the submission of 237 films, an affirmation of the credibility of the Kalasha over the last 7 years! This year, the Kalasha International has been split in three with the Kalasha International Film Festival set from 4th – 8th December 2017, the Awards gala 0n 9th December and the...

Call for Entries to documentary filmmakers: MTAA docs film Lab

Posted on Nov 01, 2017

MTAA DOCS is a project initiated by Slum Film Festival and Docubox.  MTAA DOCS has a priority on telling stories from the slums, other marginalized communities and stories of hope in disadvantage. It is a documentary workshop aimed at equipping filmmakers with crucial skills and know-how in the field of documentary making. It will seek to explore contemporary approaches to the art of document...

Hospital negligence is the cause of Actress Maureen Wanzas death. Full story here

Posted on Sep 21, 2017

The shocking news of the passing of Maureen Wanza and her new born baby early morning of 19th September has still got people talking. The circumstances of her death were still shaky but we now have the full story from Lucky Collins, a colleague, a close friend and the Director of Photography of the shows  Sumu and Almasi; Shows which Maureen Wanza was widely known for her acting prowess.

Sad news: Actress Maureen Wanza together with her new born die during child birth.

Posted on Sep 19, 2017

In some sad news, Best lead actress in a TV drama nominee at the Kalasha awards 2015, Maureen Wanza, has passed away early morning of 19th September 2017. Sasha from the Swahili show Sum, as many of her fans, came to know her for, died during child birth in a hospital in her home area of Kilifi, in Coast province where she hails from. Unfortunately, the baby also did not make it. Many people didn...