"It's good to see that film is no longer just for entertainment but also for enhancing knowledge, inspiration and instigating change in the society through story telling"
TIMOTHY OWASE- CEO KENYA FILM COMMISION
Mercy, a film scripted by a 21-year-old Kenyan, set for the official launch, coincides with CNN’s #Myfreedomday campaign
In Kenya, Georgia Fernandes, a 21-year-old student of architecture wrote the script for the film “Mercy”. The film represents the perseverance that thousands of young girls demonstrated during the COVID-19 pandemic, during which statistics of gender-based violence reached appalling heights in Kenya.