As I create the rough cut of Peace in Our Pockets in the coming months, I’ll be sharing snippets and sequences here on the blog. This week you get a sneak peak at the introduction sequence to George Ohoko. George has deep roots in Baba Dogo and helped to found Sisi ni Amani in 2010.
When I’m back in the States and sitting alone in my studio, I find blogging much more challenging than when I’m in Kenya awash in new experiences. My post-production work continues as I organize footage, log and transcribe material, and assemble scenes and sequences. The screen grab below gives a feel for the process I’m
“The Peace Room” at The Tribe I took this panorama shot with my iPhone inside room 415 at the Tribe Hotel. It was three days after Monday’s election. It captures the positions the Sisi Ni Amani office team took through much of this long election week. Each team member juggled two or three cell phones
This week I met up with George at the ACREF center in Baba Dogo before going into the community to meet some of Sisi Ni Amani‘s partners. George and the other Sisi Coordinators have spent months identifying and cultivating relationships with the people and grassroots organizations who can be their ears on the ground. These