Uganda’s film industry continues to grow everyday with many actors, actresses and film producers coming together to write great movies and series that are not only entertaining but also marketing Ugandan globally.
Last year, Reach A hand Uganda launched an 8-episode series titled “Kyaddala” that was airing on NBS.
As opposed to the popular Hollywood movies that many people watch and do not relate to, Kyaddala was a true depiction of the Ugandan-African setting showing issues that young people in universities continue to face every day from HIV/AIDS, teenage pregnancies, friendships issues to academic struggles.
It featured actors from Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and Nigeria. They included among others; Martha Kay, Anita Fabiola, Matthew Nabwiso, Harmony Kyomugisha and it was directed by Nigerian model and actor, Ikubese Emmanuel.
After having a successful season, Kyaddala has returned for season two.
Reach A Hand Uganda will be having a panel discussion as they launch season two to discuss the role of TV and film in inspiring significant social change and social impact.