It is nearly extremely hard to get tickets for subsequent Monday’s world premiere of Eyimofe (This is my Wish) at the 70th Berlin Worldwide Movie Competition as they were all marketed out within just several hours of heading on sale on Friday.
Eyimofe, introduced by GDN Studios, directed by the Esiri brothers, Arie and Chuko, and made by Melissa Adeyemo, will get its 1st screening at the Berlinale at 9:30 pm local time on Monday at the 800-seater CinemaxX 3, Potsdamer Straße 5, Potsdamer Platz.
The film, which has Maiden Alex Ibru, Toke Alex Ibru, Olorogun Oskar Ibru, Kayode Akindele and Ifeoma Esiri as executive producers, was a 2018 Purple Checklist Award winner and one of 10 assignments chosen for very last year’s IFP Narrative Lab in New York.
Wholly financed by Nigerian buyers and shot on 16mm throughout Lagos Point out, Eyimofe is a diptych that tells the tale of two people’s quest for what they imagine will be a far better daily life in Europe.
Described as the alternate migrant tale Eyimofe strategies a considerably-mentioned subject from a new viewpoint: just one in which you get to know who the people today caught in raids and rescued from the sea are, and their desires and dreams.
It stars Jude Akuwudike, Tomiwa Edun, Temi Ami-Williams, Cynthia Ebijie, Chioma Omeruah and Jacob Alexander. Arseni Khachaturan is the director of photography though Taisa Malouf dealt with output style with Daniel Obasi managing costume Andrew Stephen Lee (editor) and Akin Adebowale was in cost of music.