New Moon

New Moon


New Moon | | | | 69 min

Filmmaker Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann embarks on a journey to investigate a gigantic port project that threatens to disrupt the rhythm of a small, Islamic island off the East African coast. As the film unfolds, it becomes apparent, that the real disruption is Philippa’s confrontation of a new spiritual awareness through the Islamic Sufi Path.


Best Documentary at the Durban International Film Festival 2018.

The Artistic Achievement Award in a Long Documentary at the Luxor African Film Festival 2018

The Ladima Award for African Women Documentary Filmmaker at ZIFF 2018