About

On the beaches of Kenya they're known as "Sugar Mamas" -- European women who seek out African boys selling love to earn a living. Teresa, a 50-year-old Austrian and mother of a daughter entering puberty, travels to this vacation paradise. She goes from one Beach Boy to the next, from one disappointment to the next and finally she must recognize: On the beaches of Kenya love is a business.

7.1
13
Directed by

Ulrich Seidl

Written by

Ulrich Seidl (Screenplay)
Veronika Franz (Screenplay)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

Germany, France, Austria

Language

German

Cast

Keywords

beach older woman younger man relation male prostitute class differences kenya crocodile racial segregation

Lists

#700 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?