"Missing Mark" is a short film about a young woman named Kate who is determined to live a better focused life in her new environment. She is worried about missing her exam marks and becoming the subject of ridicule from her peers. When she meets her professor, Ofaro, she discovers that he is extremely proud and egocentric, making her even more annoyed and tempted to kill the Professor. Kate is faced with the difficult decision of whether to confront the professor or to let it go and accept the missing mark. Later in the short film, she becomes more and more isolated from herself and begins to lose her grip on reality. The film explores themes of , integrity, isolation, survival and the consequences of standing up for oneself.

  • Marion Aoko Achoka
  • Project Type:
    Screenplay, Short Script
  • Genres:
    Drama, horror
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  • Language:
    English, Swahili
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Writer - Marion Aoko Achoka