Kenyan Filmmaker wins big in Spain!

Kudos to her! She already receieved many more awards like the International Film Festival of Durban (DIFF) for her script Logs of War which was also selected to screen in the International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam (IDFA). 

Kenyan filmmaker Hawa Essuman's supernatural screenplay titled Djin, which has won the Director’s Eye prize at the 9th African Film Festival of Cordoba (Spain); the award comes with 25,000 euro (or about $32,600) to be used in development.
the runner ups were 5 runners-up: Sweet Justice, by Ekwa Msangi-Omari (Tanzania, U.S., Kenya);  Kiloshe, by Victoria Thomas (Sierra Leone); La batârde, by Uda Benyamina/ Malik Rumeau (Morocco, Syria, France); and La Bande à Salomon, by Kivu Ruhorahoza (Rwanda).