POV Season 33
  • Feature Film
  • 2020
  • 90 Mins

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. Special Jury Award, Sundance Film Festival. A POV co-production.

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Film Credits

  • Sam Soko Director
  • Toni Kamau Producer

Critical Acclaim

A marvel of narrative storytelling...

Abby Sun, Filmmaker Magazine

A powerful and personal election biopic... as intimate as it is brave.

John Fink, The Film Stage

...trying to change the world has deeply personal consequences.

Scott Renshaw, Salt Lake City Weekly