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Tug of War

1h 30m Feature 2021

A coming-of-age political love story set in the final years of British colonial Zanzibar. Denge, a young freedom fighter, meets Yasmin, an Indian-Zanzibari woman in the middle of the night as she is on her way to be married. Passion and revolution escalate.

Producer

Amil Shivji

Producer

Steven Markovitz

Writer

Jenna Bass

Writer

Amil Shivji

Director

Amil Shivji

Languages

Swahili, English

Countries

Tanzania, South Africa