Flora M’mbugu-Schelling

Biography: Flora M’mbugu-Schelling was born in Tanzania and attended the Tanzanian School of Journalism in Dar es Salaam. She studied and trained in Germany and France. Her documentary films include Kumekucha (From Sun Up – 1987), which won a gold metal at the New York International Film Festival, and Shida and Matatizo (1993); These Hands (1992), deriving its title from a poem she wrote, has received many awards, including the Joris Ivers Award and the Perugia Prize in Italy.

(Source: AFF, Inc.)

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
These Hands (1994);
Shida and Matatizo (1994).

Filmography:
Kumekucha [From Sun Up] (1987);
These Hands (1992);
Shida and Matatizo (1993).