The Film festival which begins in Germany, February 2020 would pay tribute to Nollywood, which is one of the biggest movies industry in the world.
The Festival is one of the three major film festivals in the world – Berlin, Cannes and Venice, also known as the big three.
Apart from being featured in the Berlin International Film Festival, the “Eyimofe” has achieved certain feats such as featuring on the purple List Award in 2018 and was also one of the ten projects chosen for the IFP Narrative lab in New York, 2019.
The film which was produced by Melissa Adeyemo and written by Chuko Esiri featured stars such actors such as Jude Akuwudike, Tomiwa Edun, Jacob Alexander and Cynthia Ebije and amongst others.
The film tells the story of two Nigerians, desperate to get to Europe with the aim of having a better life.
By Muyiwa Aguda