The Kitchen Toto (1988)

kitchen totoBy Scott Goldfine

This film depicts the early rumblings of political and social unrest between natives and British colonialists in 1950 Kenya. The tragic story is told through the eyes of a young Kenyan boy who works as a white man’s “kitchen toto.”

First-time director Harry Hook and cast offer a realistic look at the Kenyan revolution. Recommended for those interested in unusual and intelligent films.

GRADE: B

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