2022 Edition

Maria Kristu; The Buumba story

Maria Kristu; The Buumba story

Section: Long Narrative

Country: Zambia

Production Year: 2021

Duration: 120 minutes

Director: Paul.S. Wilo

Screenplay: Paul.S. Wilo

Cast: Dyness Daisy Lungu, Mary Mutinta Salubusa

Synopsis: Aspiring writer and curious 16-year-old Buumba is a traditional follower of the Maria Kristu church. In her quest for freedom, Buumba must go against the norms and doctrine of the church, doing everything in her power for equality and illumination.