Bongoland (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/