Dear Mum (Uganda: 2012)


Mariam Ndagire

Cast list

Laura Kahunde

Mariam Ndagire

Zziwa Dungu



Written by... Mariam Ndagire

Sound by... Wyclef Yuombya

Editor... Ssuna David

Editor... Sunna Peter


The main character Braina (Played by Lora Kahunde) loses her Mother to a manipulative local music producer. She tries to avenge her Mother's death only to find out that her older sister is not only sleeping with the producer, but is now pregnant by him as well. On top of all of the drama, Braina finds out her younger brother is HIV positive and must figure out  how to save her family.


The Observer: Ndagire completes Dear Mum

Uganda Online Website Directory: Juliana's Sister Laura Into Movies

AllAfrica: Uganda: Ndagire to Complete Dear Mum

Academic Articles

Kerr, David, and Jane Plastow, eds. Media and Performance. Vol. 10. Boydell & Brewer Ltd, 2011.

 Editors, Inglish Kasahorow. "Inglish Kasahorow." Inglish Kasahorow. Inglish Kasahorow, 1 Apr. 2012. Web. 7 Apr. 2015.

Kiyaga, Abdu. “Meet Sara Kisazu, Aka Nalweyiso, or Mother-in-Law.” LexisNexis Academic Library. Al Bawaba (Middle East) Ltd. (Middle East Aggregated Content), 20 June 2014. Web. 6 Apr. 2015

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