Book Aid International use ‘Where the wild things are’ in Africa

by | Dec 5, 2018 | IBBY NEWS

Pasqualia reading, Still from the film

Book Aid International, IBBY UK’s nominee for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, has made a new fundraising film using a universally favourite picture book  – Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak. It is filmed in the Rift Valley in Kenya. You can see the film here

https://vimeo.com/290882845

It has been shortlisted for the Charity Film Awards so please vote here

https://www.charityfilmawards.com/videos/where-the-wild-things-are

Visit Book Aid’s website to see some of the fabulous work they are doing around the world to bring books to those ‘furthest from the book’.

https://bookaid.org/

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