Narrative - Short


In My Father's Village

Narrative short
23 minutes / 2017
Director: Tapiwa Kapuya
Country: Zimbabwe
Rhuveneko, 19, goes back to her family's village to claim her inheritance when the village holds a meeting to distribute land. Her father, Chief Matsika, died during Zimbabwe's brutal liberation war in the 1970s. Now Ruvheneko's uncle is Chief. As his greedy and corrupt nature is exposed at the village meeting, Rhuveneko learns of her father's true nature.