Boniface “Softie” Mwangi – a political activist – has been fighting injustice for long. By running office in a regional Kenyan election, he decides to run a clean campaign against corrupt officials. Bonnie soon finds out that challenging strong opponents will risk the lives of his family, but is fighting for his country more important than his family?
Nero, his wife hesitantly laughs about his optimism about his grassroots campaign. Set against the backdrop of a country’s transformation Soko’s feature goes beyond political trends to unearth what motivated a common activist to push for change.
CATEGORY World Cinema Documentary Competition
RUN TIME 96 min
LANGUAGE English and Kiswahili/Kikuyu
SUBTITLES Yes with English subtitles
COMPANY LBx Africa
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