Kanyoko Boutique 2021

N'gendo Mukii / Kenya / 9 mins / Swahili, English / Rating PG / Free Online

Kanyoko Boutique


Njeri Mereka is a smooth-talking, hymn-singing, 67-year-old grandmother who runs Kanyoko Boutique in Nairobi, Kenya — a business she unintentionally started from the boot of her 1990 Toyota Corolla.

This film is part of Stories in Place, a collection of stories that chronicle small businesses as they navigate a world in flux. Vimeo partnered with Mailchimp and Black filmmakers to bring you short films documenting Black-owned small businesses.

Past Showings

Friday 15th October 2021 / 7:30pm for 17 days / Online

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