Born in Nairobi, Wanuri is part of the new generation of African filmmakers. Her films have received international acclaim and have screened in numerous film festivals around the world. To date, Wanuri has written and directed six films and is working on her second feature length film


Wanuri Kahiu does talks on Africa's role in Afrofuturism, Fictional African Futures and the creation of AfroBubbleGum, a fun, frivolous, fierce creative space for African Artists.