Unseen Nairobi: Feast your Eyes 

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: August 19, 2020

Nestled on the rooftop of Wood Avenue Plaza, along Wood Avenue Kilimani is one of Nairobi’s best kept secrets: Unseen Nairobi. This new-ish hidden gem is an art house cinema and social venue. 

Here, patrons can immerse themselves in a classic cinema experience in an intimate new screening room. You can enjoy delectable meals,  art exhibitions and riveting cultural discussions with a breathtaking, scenic view of Nairobi. A feast for your eyes.

Unseen strives to make the previously unseen seen by showing local and international films to new audiences of discerning film aficionados in Kenya. They do this by providing a platform for emerging East African artists to expand their audience globally.

What’s on this weekend at the Unseen?

On Saturday 22nd August, check out their Eco Friendly Collaboration. 

Unseen Nairobi, Greenthing Kenya & Wasted Kenya will be presenting an Eco Friendly Collaboration. Join them on their rooftop terrace for brunch and creative discussions from those at the forefront of environmental awareness in Kenya. This will be followed by a special  screening of Underwater Treasures by Kenyan Director, Faith Musembi.

On Sunday 23rd August watch Antone’s Park  

What’s it about? The island of Kiribati faces the unstoppable rise of the sea, which will engulf the nation before long.The people of Kiribati will soon be the world’s first “climate change refugees.” Can these people survive as their country disappears?

Remember to email for reservations. 

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About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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