The dehydrated dystopia of Pumzi is absolutely gorgeous

We've been psyched for Pumzi, Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu's water war featurette, ever since it made a splash at Sundance. The film may be only 20 minutes long, but Kahiu's depiction of a parched authoritarian arcology is stunning. » 6/21/10 6:10pm 6/21/10 6:10pm

Kenyan Short "Pumzi" Explores Life After The Water Wars

One of the standout science fiction films at this year's Sundance Festival is Wanuri Kahiu's short Pumzi, set in Kenya of the future, after water wars have decimated humanity. With its African futurist look, this could be another District 9. » 1/25/10 8:20am 1/25/10 8:20am

She lives in a repressive culture that tries to dismiss her discovery,…