Rajada Dalka/Nation’s Hope

Film phase: Production


Rajada Dalka is a feature documentary that manifests the strong will and devotion of the Somali Women National Basketball Team amid an ongoing conflict.

Rajada Dalka is a participant in our Diversity Fellows Initiative, supported by The Harnisch Foundation.


United Arab Emirates-based independent Somali filmmaker Hana Mire is the director and producer of the forthcoming documentary Rajada Dalka. She’s enrolled in film production courses at New York Film Academy in Abu Dhabi, and has previously directed and produced short documentaries and narratives. In 2013, she won an award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival for her mini-doc, Silent Art.