THE LOST CHANCE
This short documentary introduces us to Isaac, an 8-year-old boy who spends his day cleaning the house and looking after his younger sister. Mathare slum in Nairobi has a population of 500,000 where despite access to free primary education, many children do not go to school.
Produced by Slum TV, in association with UN-Habitat and the National Film Board of Canada.
Director: Ephantus Kariuki
Camera: Nicholas Mathenge
Sound: Vilnick Kemuma
Producer: Benson Kamau
With Support from Sam Hopkins
Lost Chance is part of the Slum Stories, Kenya project.