Kenyan filmmaker born-and-raised in Nairobi, Karanja subscribes to a “make them laugh, make them cry” approach to filmmaking. He wants the audience to have an emotional reaction to the stories he tells. His debut short film Misfit won the Silver Dhow Award at Zanzibar International Film Festival. He has recently completed his second short film Naisula. Lately he attended a film Residency International Class at the FilmAkademie Baden-Wurttemberg and has been selected for the One World Media 2020 Fellowship.
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