A Lot Like You

A Film by Eliaichi Kimaro

Filming in Tanzania

February – November 2004

one of many Zanzibari doors

Sisal Farm Road (en route from Dar es Salaam to Mwika)

Chameleon in our backyard


Ladder rungs for climbing into the granary

FIlming the hut & granary repairs. This footage bookends our movie...

The baobabs of Tarangire National Park

The hut and the garden

Livingstone Hotel (where Mom first lay eyes on Mt Kilimanjaro)

...liminal cookies

Dad & Eli on Mwika veranda

Mom, Dad and Lucy in the banda behind our house


Lucy in the hut. The story behind this photo is another story altogether...

Everyone in the dance troupe was over 80. But sitting inside the circle, the sheer power of their voices was almost overwhelming.

Filming women singing as they ground sorghum grain (used for making banana brew)

"Solo" climb up Mt Kilimanjaro (1991)

Great Rift Valley

a surprising choice for a commemorative bus mural

Chagga elder who spoke with us off-camera but agreed to this picture, believe it or not.

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