WFC Kenya: Nairobi Half Life

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.

Dawa Cocktail

  • 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.

This post is part of the World of Films and Cocktails series. Explore the map.

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