Home films Baxu and the Giants premiers in San Fransisco

Baxu and the Giants premiers in San Fransisco

Baxu and the Giants premieres in America ahead of its Namibian premier.

Still in its infancy, Baxu and the Giants film is making strides not only for the film cast but for Namibia. Today, the short film premiers at the San Francisco Independent Short Film Festival for the first time. speaking to unwrap.online, the film director Florian Schott says they had a vision of spreading the film to everyone, everywhere.

“Our aim was always to follow two paths with this film. We want to bring it to Namibian audiences, bring it to the public, to schools, to villages with teenagers most likely to be affected, and also spread the word throughout the world, showing the film at festivals and highlighting this urgent issue outside of Namibia, he says.

The Namibian short film Baxu and the Giants, tells the story of how rhino poaching triggers the social change in a village in Damaraland. Through this storytelling device, which spans the time between the age of hunters and gatherers to present day, the film aims to reach an audience worldwide and for audiences to understand some of the underlying social issues in rural Namibia that can lead to poaching.

Baxu and the Giants premiers in Windhoek next week Thursday.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Tim Ekandjo and King Tee Dee scheduled for a boxing match

The King of Kwaito, King Tee Dee and Founder of Project Never Walk Alone Tim Ekandjo are scheduled...

MultiChoice Namibia, NBC announces 13 Local Film Concepts

After months of evaluation, MultiChoice Namibia (MCN) and the Namibia Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) concluded...

Y’Cliff births ‘Sunday at 5’ acoustic show

Singer and performer, Y'Cliff has recently gone one up after hosting what now seems to be a popular...

Gazza to host 5 concerts in one day

Artist of the Decade,  Gazza is constantly pushing the creative envelope in Namibia while still maintaining his spot...

Yoga for Humanity: Yoga enthusiasts in Windhoek mark 8th International Day of Yoga

The 8th International Day of Yoga (IDY) was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Windhoek today under the theme...
AllEscort