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The Legend of Ngong Hills

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Directed by  Kwame Nyong'o
Music by  Jim Pywell
Running time  10 minutes
Language  English language
Screenplay by  Alan Barillaro
Production company  Apes in Space
Written by  Alan Barillaro
Produced by  Kwame Nyong'o Wallace Murungi Alnavaz Amlani
Starring  Derek Assetto Doreen Kemunto Steve Muturi Joseph Waruinge

The legend of ngong hills movie

The Legend of Ngong Hills is a 2011 Kenyan animated short film based on a Maasai folktale. It won the Best Animation award at the 8th Africa Movie Academy Awards.


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The story is about Ogre, who has a habit of attacking the Maasai Village, but then falls in love with the beautiful young maiden Sanayian.


  • Derek Assetto as Ogre
  • Doreen Kemunto as Sanaiyan
  • Steve Muturi as Mzee
  • Joseph Waruinge as Maasai Warrior
  • References

    The Legend of Ngong Hills Wikipedia

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