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Amil Issa Shivji

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Mr. Amil Issa Shivji
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Place of birth Dar es salaam
Country of birth Tanzania




Profession or occupation carried out for the longest period in life: Film Maker
Where Dar es salaam
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Mother
Full name Parin Issa Shivji
Father
Full name Issa Gulamhussein Shivji
Sister
Full name Natasha Issa Shivji


Amil Shivji is a young Tanzanian film maker with four films to his credit.

Amil wrote, produced and directed these films through his own company: Kijiweni Productions.


Samaki Mchangani (Short) 2011


Who Killed Me (Short) 2012


Shoeshine (Short) 2013 Link to Trailer of "Shoeshine"

Set in a busy street of Dar es Salaam, a shoeshine boy offers us a conscious and subconscious perspective of the space and people of his city ranging from the local politician to University students as well as the neighbor tea maker. This short-film is both a social commentary and an artistic depiction of the life, aspirations and perspectives of a working child.




Amil Shivji's new film "T-Junction" 2017

After the passing of her estranged father, Fatima makes an unlikely friend at a hospital, Maria. Bound by pain, Fatima keeps coming back to hear Maria's tale of the T-junction where she found love and loss in a ragtag community.

Director: Amil Shivji Writer: Amil Shivji Stars: Aloyce Fungafunfa, Martin White, Mzome Mahmoud