The giant Uganda renowned records label, Swangz Avenue is releasing it’s first short movie titled “Rolex”. The movie has been written and directed by Uganda's music legend and events manager Benon Mugumbya who is well known for his hard work towards the betterment of the country entertainment industry.
The industrial area based film production house has been known for producing big-budget tv commercials and supporting foreign film projects. This is their first shot on film and they have started with a short film.
The first short movie will be premier on Sunday 12th April from Swangz Avenue Facebook page, YouTube channel and many other platforms and it will stream for free of charge.
The movie features Masaba Rogers, River Dan Ruganju, Yusuf Kaija Boxer and Sebo Lule Raymond. Short in Kampala, the movie is about a Gang of Four thieves who with diverging ideas on how to share the spoils.
During an interview with the press, Benon stated, "We have been telling stories through music and tv commercials for over 10 years, and now we want to bring those stories to the cinema. This is one step in that direction."
According to close source, Swangz Films has produced several memorable tv commercials including the famous Mtn Bosco, Airtel 4G featuring the Karamajongs, Airtel Uganda Cranes and many more. They have also produced some stunning music videos for artists like Bebe Cool, Vinka, Winnie Nwagi, Ykeebenda, Apas, Sheebah and more.