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The Battle of the Sacred Tree


This delightful Kenyan comedy tells the story of a free-spirited, strong-willed feminist who defies social convention and leaves her abusive husband. Mumbi was purchased by her husband Mwangi. He paid a high price and figured that gave him the right to regularly beat her. After many years, Mumbi has had enough, grabs her prepubescent daughter, and leaves Nairobi for her home village. There she goes to the home of her father who is at first upset. Also upset are the gossipy old hens at the village...more