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 himself to her property. Neria fights back.
Duration: 103 min
Language: English and Swahili
Producer: Media for Development Trust
The full swahili version of Neria can be watched below. More kiswahili titles are available at www.swahiliwood.com