Washington DC Video Production – Kenya: “Kinote’s Story” (in Japanese) for IFC
2013Time: 03:58World Bank Group
This is the story of Kinote, who almost gives up farming before learning profitable coffee production. And the company Ecom SMS, which is providing training and market access to smallholder farmers in Kenya for the first time. Since 2005, the World Bank Group’s inclusive business unit has worked with over 300 inclusive businesses in over 80 countries, helping to reach more than 250 million people. This short doc was filmed in Meru, mastered in English, with additional distribution to stakeholders in Japan. Directed, shot, and edited by Steve Dorst at the Dorst MediaWorks studio in Washington DC.