25th International Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

10 – 17 OCT 2020

Supa Modo

Original title: Supa Modo
German title: Supa Modo
74 min
German Focus
Germany, Kenia
from 9 years
Chemnitz Festival Premiere
Direction: Likarion Wainaina
Script: Silas Miami, Kamau Wandung'u, Wanjeri Gakuru
Actor: Stycie Waweru, Maryanne Nungo


Jo is a girl in Kenya and dreams of a superhero life as „Supa Modo“. But she has cancer and is terminally ill. Her mother Kathryn takes Jo home from the clinic. But Jos big sister Mwix feels that Jo misses the friends from the clinic and their games. Thatʼs why the two secretly make trips to the village.