Wakaliwood: The New Wave of Ultra-Violent Ugandan DIY Action Cinema

4/28/2015 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments


In the Ugandan slum of Wakaliga, a thriving action film industry called Wakaliwood has emerged. Mixing elements of Western action films and Chinese Kung Fu movies with Ugandan culture, Wakaliwood’s films have garnered a cult following not just in in Uganda, but all over the world. Vice spend a day on the set of the next Wakaliwood hit.




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