Christopher King is an award-winning filmmaker. Australian by birth, he has worked in Kenya for 13 years, having founded Circle & Square Productions with his wife Maia Lekow in Nairobi, 2009. He was awarded that same year an African Movie Academy Award for editing, and has worked within the East African film industry as a freelance cinematographer, editor and director.
In coastal Kenya, a frenzied mix of consumerism & christianity is turning hundreds of families against their elders, branding them as witches as a means to steal their land. Filmed with a gentle pace and incredible closeness, The Letter is an intimate family portrait that weaves a complex story of shakespearean proportions. More