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Jonah (2013)

Mbwana and his best friend Juma are two young men with big dreams. These dreams become reality when they photograph a gigantic fish leaping out of the sea and their small town blossoms into... See full summary »

Director:

Kibwe Tavares

Writer:

Jack Thorne
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2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Daniel Kaluuya ... Mbwana
Malachi Kirby ... Juma
Louis Mahoney ... Old Mbwana
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Mbwana and his best friend Juma are two young men with big dreams. These dreams become reality when they photograph a gigantic fish leaping out of the sea and their small town blossoms into a tourist hotspot as a result. But for Mbwana the reality isn't what he dreamed and when he meets the fish again, both of them forgotten, ruined and old, he decides only one of them can survive. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Short | Drama | Fantasy

Certificate:

TV-G

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Commercial Evils
8 June 2019 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

When two young men with no prospects steal a camera, one of them gets a picture of giant fish, leaping out of the water. That fish makes the island famous and before long there are casinos and liquor stores and dance halls---all manner of smut. But there is a time thing going on here.


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Country:

UK | Tanzania

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 January 2013 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Zanzibar, Tanzania See more »

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