Ugandan filmmaker breathes new life into the African story with Disney
As content from the continent gains popularity globally, Raymond Malinga wants to tell a different narrative
Ugandan film producer Raymond Malinga, whose work will feature in an upcoming Disney anthology of animated films from across Africa, hopes the project will bring African animation to the world.
Kizazi Moto: Generation Fire is a 10-part collection of short animations by producers from six African countries that is set to premiere on the Disney Plus streaming platform later this year.
Malinga, 32, is one of 14 filmmakers from SA, Egypt, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Uganda and Kenya who are contributing to the anthology of sci-fi and fantasy stories set in Africa’s future. Oscar-winning film director Peter Ramsey is serving as executive producer on the project...