Documentaries

We believe in the power of storytelling. Our films tell the stories of the incredible individuals and communities that we work with in East Africa, and the impact of clean water and sustainable agriculture on their lives.

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Sisters of Umoja 2019

Sisters of Umoja (2019) is a moving short film about the transformative powers of water and agriculture within the matriarchal society of Umoja, Kenya. Become immersed in East Africa’s first ever women's only village and learn their story of strength, determination, and prosperity. 

Our Children: Twana Twitu (2018)

Orphaned by HIV/AIDS, these children of Mwingi, Kenya were forsaken, refused homes and turned away. A local group of women, however, stood their ground, opened their hearts, and held out their hands. Watch as a community once segregated by such stigma learns to redefine what it means to be family.

A Drop of Life (2017)

Agrippina stood at a crossroads - education, or tending to her mother ailing of AIDs. The life of this 10 year old girl in the slums of Nairobi is changed forever when a WMO2H greenhouse allows a community to raise funds to send her to school. 

Driving Hope (2016)

In Driving Hope, we take a heartfelt journey to four different WMO2H partner communities, getting a glimpse into the beauty and diversity of each program. Each site is rooted in strength, safety and security, teaching us that just two hands can change the world. The film shares how the specific needs of each site have been met, with powerful stories of individuals along the way.

Maasai Daughters (2015)

Maasai Daughters is a documentary about the lives of three girls and the women who rescued them from retrogressive cultural practices in their own Maasai community at the AIC Girls School and Rescue Center in Kajiado, Kenya. It is an intimate portrait of these women as they sacrifice everything to make a stand against female genital mutilation and early forced marriage happening within their own culture.

The Kids of Kekopey (2014)

Every child at the St Ann’s Children Home in Kekopey, Kenya comes from a different background and has experienced different hardships throughout their life. This is the story of WMO2H working together with St. Ann’s to help provide these children a new home and new water-independence.