Neria

Neria

Perhaps Africa’s most widely known film, Neria portrays the problems African women face when widowed. Patrick and Neria, through their hard work and resourcefulness, have built a comfortable life for themselves. When Patrick dies tragically, Neria’s nightmare begins. Taking advantage of tradition to suit his own needs, her brother-in-law helps

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Siri ya Mtungi – Episode 12

Siri ya Mtungi – Episode 12

Cheche gets an interesting assignment to shoot a Bongo Flava pop video. It’s his first ever. But when he forgets Shoti behind at a roadside bar, Mwanaidi starts to lose patience with her negligent son-in-law. It’s a new start for Stephen at another school. Duma begins to learn that he

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Consequences

Consequences

Rita has a lot going for her- she is bright, talented, and has a steady boyfriend. She is soon to graduate from secondary school and has plans to go to university. At 16, it seems that life is at its peak- until she discovers that she is pregnant. The consequences

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It’s Not Easy

It’s Not Easy

All is well for Suna. He has a great job, a growing family, and a nice girlfriend. But everything changes when his newborn son is diagnosed with HIV. It’s not easy, but neighbors and coworkers learn to become allies, instead of enemies in the battle for life. Duration: 48 min

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Siri ya Mtungi – Episode 13

Siri ya Mtungi – Episode 13

In the final episode of the 1st season, revenge is sweet for Farida as she gets a makeover from Furaha the tailor. When Mwanaidi confronts Cheche over inappropriate photographs he took of Lulu, he vehemently pleads his innocence. Duma meantime bumps into pregnant Nusura on her way to the clinic.

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Siri ya Mtungi Television Drama

Siri ya Mtungi Television Drama

Siri ya Mtungi is a new dramatic television series brought to you by Media for Development International Tanzania. Set in the historical town of Bagamoyo, “Siri “ follows the life of Cheche Mtungi, photographer and owner of the newly-opened Mtungi Photography Studio. Cheche is a people-person, with a beautiful wife,

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Kirikou

Kirikou

The tiny Kirikou is born into an African village upon which a sorceress called Karaba has cast a terrible spell: the spring has dried up, the villagers are being blackmailed, the men of the village have either been kidnapped or have mysteriously disappeared. His adventure-filled voyage leads Kirikou to the

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About MFDI USA

About MFDI USA

Media for Development International is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization registered in the United States.  MFDI has six board members from around the world.  These board members include: Dr. Ayo Ajayi – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Paul Myers – Chicago, IL John Riber – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Steve Smith –

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Sponsors and Funding

Sponsors and Funding

MFDI’s major sponsors include the following (in alphabetical order): Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) DSR, Inc / Steve Smith DFID / Department for International Development FHI 360 Ford Foundation The John D McArthur Foundation Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs (JHU/CCP) W

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Centre 4 – Episode 1

Centre 4 – Episode 1

A new doctor arrives at Konaweeka Health Center, surprising everyone. We meet the slick and sinister Clinical Officer Wilberforce, the mysterious lab technician, Moses Wema and the comical cleaner, Livingstone. It’s a bad first day at Konaweeka for Dr. Sophia Bagaala and an equally difficult day for Wilberforce and Moses.

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