Softie + Q&A Event
Sam Soko | Kenya 2020 | 1h36m | Swahili with English subtitles | 15
After years of fighting injustice in Kenya, daring and audacious political activist Boniface “Softie” Mwangi decides to run for political office. But running a clean campaign against corrupt opponents with idealism as his only weapon proves challenging. From the moment Boniface decides to run, he finds that challenging strong political dynasties is putting his family at risk. Should country really come before family, as he’s always believed? Softie won the World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Editing at Sundance Film Festival.
Content warning: Features scenes violence some viewers may find disturbing.