MPIGANAJI

  • Daniel Leonard Manege
    Director
    Safari ya Gwalu
  • Daniel Leonard Manege
    Writer
    Safari ya Gwalu, Kiumeni
  • Daniel Leonard Manege
    Producer
    Safari ya Gwalu, Kiumeni
  • Salehe Seif
    Key Cast
    "Baraka"
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    MPIGANAJI
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Runtime:
    2 hours
  • Completion Date:
    March 30, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    3,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Country of Filming:
    Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Language:
    Swahili
  • Shooting Format:
    4K Black Magic
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:6
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Non
Distribution Information
  • Non
    Distributor
Director Biography - Daniel Leonard Manege

Daniel Manege is a Multi award winning filmmaker from Tanzania.
Over nine years, he has been involved in the film industry as a scriptwriter, Director and
producer having more than 13 films to his credit
He developed passion in telling Tanzanian and African stories since when he was in
school and his vision is to see the Tanzanian history, culture and customs are
introduced to the world through films. Since 2011 his focus is building a team of
creative’s with the same vision as he believes it is the best approach that will help
improve our films and reach global market
Holding a bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management he is the founder
of D-Magic Entertainment Company, a Production and Distribution Company which was
created in 2012 based in DaresSalaam, Tanzania
Daniel has worked with international organizations like Media For Development
International (MFDI) and Zanzibar Internationa Film Festivals (ZIFF)

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Director Statement

This Film is inspiring with a unique storytelling. Its a typical African struggle story which has managed to showcase great scenery of Morogoro. The target audience is the Locals but also The diaspora and all swahili speaking countries but also the story is universal and unique and will attract global audience