More Than Blood has won a Humanitarian Award with Honourable Mention for Best Shorts Competition Film Festival and has been selected at the Women Directors Film Carnival, New Delhi India.
Congratulations to my wonderful teams in the UK and Africa!!
Starting in the UK for the stunning animation Riitta Hakkarainen created for the film, the beautiful original score by Vasilis Alevizos and Anibal Vidal Astroza and the special editing touches by Lisa Cazzato Vieyra.
Thank you Nigeria:
Moji Makanjuola - Producer/Director - for the use of footage from her documentary productions.
Thank you Kenya:
Filmmaker: Wanjeri Gakuru
DOP & Sound recordist - Mwakesi Mwakale
Transcription - Franklin Ogeto Kikuyu
Translation - Njeri Josto
Thank you Tanzania:
Filmmaker: Sabrina Najib Zahor
Camera Man: Aman Justine Swai
Camera Man: Geofrey E. Mwangalika
Translation: Benazir Kurji
Wonderful memory of recording of African proverbs with sister and brother team Victoria and Bisi from Nigeria, in Myrto's magical little home recording studio, ...leaving us with an unexpected gift, a beautiful song honouring mothers, which they sang their hearts to....so perfect for the film. Thank you all!!
Thank you for this magical exchange and all your help Myrto Stylou as our enigmatic sound engineer!