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Hora Mama (Don’t Cry Mother)

Year: 2015, 17 mins
Code: RFI-Hora

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When her mother became widowed during the Rwandan genocide, Mahoro dropped out of primary school and now prostitutes herself to provide for her own children. To cope with her dire circumstance, she compulsively cleans.

"Hora Mama" was an official selection of the 2016 WVN Online Film Festival.

"Hora Mama" is part of the Women's Voices Now Film Archive. Women’s Voices Now amplifies the voices of all women by promoting the free expression of women's struggles for civil, economic, political, and gender rights worldwide. By providing free online platforms for film, art, writing, and social-media activism, we connect people and resources striving for global women's rights.

Director/Writer: Ndimbira Shenge Claudine
Director of Photography: Kamikazi Mpyisi

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