For the director, it was her first visit to China. That is why she chose a kind of fairytale, since for her a fairytale has universal elements that bridge cultural differences. The relatively improvised film occasionally uses documentary techniques, exploring the common themes shared between rural Uganda and rural China from a child’s perspective.
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Caroline Kamya― Artist
Caroline Kamya (born 1974) is a British Ugandan film director and producer. She was educated in Architecture and Urban Design and holds a MA in TV Documentary. In 1999 she set up her own production company iVAD in London. She worked at BBC London and set up a company office in Kampala, Uganda in 2004. iVAD International became the leading production house in Uganda and is now rebranded into CEEKAYFILMS.COM.