This short film tells the story of Fred Tembo from Garden Compound (a high density poor urban settlement) in Lusaka, Zambia. Just like many other people of a similar age, Fred enjoys playing football with his friends. The film shows how Fred’s creativity enables him and his friends to continue playing football, even in situations of poverty.
football, interactive, poverty, stimulus, video, visual, zambia
transition year, adult and community settings, youth groups, 16+ years, junior cycle, 12-15 years
project report, film
The film shows how Fred’s creativity enables him and his friends to continue playing football, even in situations of poverty.
The story is told by the director, Mosten Mutale and photographer Mark Mwanamwalye.
This Zambian short film won the Actionaid International Film competition in Denmark this year (2011).