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Sharing Is Unity (Swahili) Ushirika Ni Umoja

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Documentary that explores the rural life and feelings of the Iteso people of Kenya.
Physical formats available:
Digital formats available:
Quicktime (Pro Res)
Audio & visual:
Sound, Color

The African sense of community is experienced through their daily activities ranging from farming to storytelling. The film portrays the Iteso’s spirit of sharing and reciprocal giving, values which contribute to the unity and survival of communities in Africa. The film is narrated by members of the Iteso community. Sharing Is Unity is currently being used by educational institutions worldwide, helping to promote African culture and language.

Available in both Swahili and English Versions.

Director: Ron Mulvihill
Director: Shem Jacka family
Gris-Gris Films
Formed in 1994, Gris-Gris Films is an independent production company dedicated to producing films whose subject matter and message tap the highest aspiration of the creative impulse.