Kenyan Film Disconnect To Be Aired On Netflix

Kenyan romantic comedy Disconnect is set to be aired on Netflix. The announcement was confirmed by the Kenya Film Commission via their Instagram account.

According to the announcement, Disconnect and other similar films are an indication that Kenyan films have an international audience and can meet global quality standards.

Disconnect will be available for streaming on 16th October 2020 and will be the third Kenyan film to be offered on the platform. Other Kenyan films available on Netflix include short film Poacher and Nick Mutuma’s Sincerely Daisy

Disconnect premiered in 2018 starring Brenda Wairimu, Nick Mutuma, Patricia Kihoro, Pascal Tokodi, Catherine Kamau, Pierra Makena, Brian Ogola and produced by Tosh Gitonga

With 183 million global subscribers, Netflix has reportedly said it has its eye on Africa and plans to increase its African content offering.

 

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Kenyan….but make it International 😉 #Disconnect on #Netflix!!! OCTOBER 16th 🙏🙏🙏🎭🎭🙏🙏🙏

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