Curtain Raising| 58mins
Director: Andreas Johnsen | Producer: Andreas Johnsen
Focus Years: 2006 | Country: Denmark
Flavaboy is a young and determined artist growing up in the harshest of Nairobiâ€™s ghettos. Flavaboy is trying his hardest to forge an image and career for himself, spending his waking hours persuading promoters to give him a chance to perform for free and keeping himself on good terms with the well-established young superstars of the flourishing Nairobi music scene. He is a 17 year-old-man who doesnâ€™t know where his next meal is coming from when he wakes up in the morning. Naturally, his main concern is to make it out of the ghetto, so that one day his own children will have a decent life....