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Read article on New Moon and Kenyan Film by Sophie Monks Kaufman here

July 2019

New Moon (Feature-Length Documentary, 2018, Dir. Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann) screens at Mostra de Cinemas Africanos, Brazil. 

June 2019

New Moon screens at NYAFF, NYC. 

I Had to Bury Cucu (Short Film, 2018, Dir. Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann) screens at NBO Film Fest, Nairobi. 

May 2019

New Moon screens at DOK.fest München

New Moon screens at Valand Film Academy, Sweden. 

April 2019

New Moon and I Had to Bury Cucu screen at FCAT Tarifa/Tánger 2019.

New Moon screens at Alchemist, Nairobi.

New Moon screens at First Wednesday Film Club at Atlas Studios, Johannesburg. 

March 2019

New Moon screens at AFI New African Film Festival, Washington D.C.

February 2019

I Had to Bury Cucu has its World Première at Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2019.

Philippa presents her art practice at St Andrews Africa Summit, Scotland.

December 2018

With the support of CAT Cologne, Philippa presents her short works at Museum Ludwig in Köln, Germany. 

November 2018

New Moon is at Film AfricaLondon, England.

Philippa and Felipe Castelblanco hold a Short Film Workshop with Borderless TV and CAT Cologne, in Köln, Germany.

October 2018

New Moon screens at Africa in Motion, Scotland.

New Moon screens at Cape Town International Film Market and Film Festival, South Africa.

Season of Goodbyes (Esssay, 2018, 14 mins, Dir. Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann) screens in competition at Uppsala Short Film Festival.

September 2018

Season of Goodbyes screens in competition at Open City Festival, London, England.

Philippa presents her art practice and works at African Storytelling Summer School in Babelsberg, Germany.

July 2018

New Moon wins Best Documentary at Durban International Film Festival 2018, South Africa. The first African documentary to win in 39 years. Since the festival is Oscar Qualifying, New Moon is submitted for consideration to the Academy Awards. 

New Moon wins Ladima Award for African Women Documentary Filmmaker at ZIFF 2018, Tanzania.

May 2018

Season of Goodbyes world premières in International Competition at Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, 2018.

March 2018

New Moon wins The Artistic Achievement Award in a Long Documentary at the Luxor African Film Festival 2018