Oh, this is so not my genre. It’s the old “naïve kid with dreams going to the big city” plot. I just sympathise too much with the hapless protagonist. “Nooo… doooon’t… Dooooon’t…”
But that’s just me. This film has obvious qualities: Things degenerate (and how!) a lot faster than they usually do in these films, and then we’re onto the next bit, which is more fun.
Nairobi Half Life. David ‘Tosh’ Gitonga. 2012. Kenya.
- 1 part honey
- 1 part brown sugar
- 4 parts vodka
- lime, cut into chunks
Put the honey, sugar and lime chunks into a rocks glass. Lightly muddle to dissolve the sugar. Add ice and vodka and stir until cold. Garnish with a lime wheel.
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