In shengi, which is the street language used in the slums of Kenya, Burungo means two things; 'girl' or 'merchandise'. This is a story about a family consisting of a mother, a father and ... See full summary »
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Credited cast:
Mwende Musau ...
Josephine
Ruguru Muniu ...
Virginie
Jazz Moll ...
Simon
Magdalene Muchoki ...
Mother
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Isiah Chesa ...
Brother 1
Simon Chesa ...
Brother 2
Geoffrey Jefferson ...
Jackson
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Tourist Jami
Joel Kennedy ...
Father
Elizabeth Msagah ...
Seller at market
Gift Amani Muriithi ...
Gift
Job Khiko Ngugi ...
Client
Elizabeth Nyambura ...
Prosititute 2
Pamela Tola ...
Tourist Jutta
Cynthia Wambui Wanziku ...
Prostitute 1
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In shengi, which is the street language used in the slums of Kenya, Burungo means two things; 'girl' or 'merchandise'. This is a story about a family consisting of a mother, a father and six children. The story takes place in one day, during which the two daughters in their early teens try to find the money to buy their Mom a new dress. But earning a dime in the slums of Nairobi is difficult and dangerous. Written by Anonymous

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Short | Drama | Family

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September 2011 (USA)  »

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€43,000 (estimated)
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