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Subira (2018)

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A free-spirited young girl, in Lamu struggles to live out her unique dream of swimming in the ocean, against local customs and an arranged upper- class marriage. Does Subira have the courage to take her dream on, against all odds?

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Ravneet Sippy Chadha (as Ravneet Chadha)

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Ravneet Sippy Chadha (as Ravneet Chadha), Lorenzo Favella | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ahmed Ahmed ... Young Majid
Melvin Alusa Melvin Alusa ... Nick
Joan Arigi Joan Arigi ... Makui
Audrey Audrey ... Patricia
Azza Bakkar Azza Bakkar ... Sara
Nice Githinji Nice Githinji ... Mwana
Wambui Gitobu Wambui Gitobu ... Girl at swimming pool
Mohammed Hussein Hajj Mohammed Hussein Hajj ... Older Majid
Fatuo Hassan Fatuo Hassan ... Fatma
Walter Keyombe Walter Keyombe ... Geofrey
Susan Khadide Susan Khadide ... Bibi
Lawrence Kieru Maina Lawrence Kieru Maina ... Waiter
Tony Make Tony Make ... Dad of small girl
Awad Musa Awad Musa ... Bwanaadi
Zoa Nassoro Mwamzandi Zoa Nassoro Mwamzandi ... Qaddi
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A free-spirited young girl, in Lamu struggles to live out her unique dream of swimming in the ocean, against local customs and an arranged upper- class marriage. Does Subira have the courage to take her dream on, against all odds?

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Kenya

Language:

English | Swahili

Release Date:

29 November 2018 (Kenya) See more »

Filming Locations:

Lamu Island, Kenya See more »

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Tirath Padam attended St. Marys' School, Nairobi. Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyongo also attended St. Mary's. See more »

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Remake of Subira (2007) See more »

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