Bongoland (2003) (Tanzania: 2003)

Director

Josiah Kibira

Cast list

Erick Baruti - Ndege

Christina Breidenback - Boss at Cities Financial

Carolyn Deters - Receptionist

Jeff Green -  Erick

Mukama Morandi - Juma

Laura Wangness - Rachel

Roger Kiluwa - Juma's Friend

Robert Kataraiya - Mukulu

Mindi Kasiga - Juma's Friend

 

Credits

Writing Credits: Josiah Kibira

Producers: Cully Gallagher, Onesmo Kibira

Music: Justine Kalikawe, Innocent Mfalingundi

Cinematography: Jeff Green

Film Editing: Takaaki Sato

Production Design: Dawn Schot Klotzbach

Art Direction: Chirs Audet

Costume Design: Bethany Krause

 

Synopsis

This 1 hour and 45 minute film features an illegal immigrant from Tanzania who finds himself trying to maintain a relationship while struggling to have steady work hours and keeping himself from getting deported.

Reviews

Bongoland, Eric Beltmann, http://www.flipsidearchive.com/bongoland.html

Tanzanian Dream, Jeremy O'Kasick, http://www.citypages.com/2003-09-10/movies/tanzanian-dream/