EbonyLife Film company has done a behind-the-Scenes clip of FIFTY. The movie directed by media personality, Mo Abudu allows movie lovers and viewers a peek into the highly anticipated feature movie, which is short listed for BFI film festival come October 17.
The clip shows the four principal characters played by Ireti Doyle, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Dakore Egbuson-Akande and Omoni Oboli. Biyi Bandele the movie director who is based in London is also seen, same as Mo Abudu the executive producer talking about the movie.
The tight-knit cast and crew share their various experiences on set including Biyi Bandele reason’s for directing and his use of Lagos as the movie’s unofficial fifth character. He says “Fifty provided a chance to treat Lagos – a city I’m very fond of – as a living, thriving organism, and to showcase its complexities like never before.”
‘Fifty’ movie is Mo Abudu’s quest to showcase African women coming of age, loaded with increasingly similar aspirations and dilemmas faced by their contemporaries everywhere, while yet navigating unresolved traditions and obligations.
Here are some pictures of the Directors and lead casts:
FIFTY will have its Festival premiere on Saturday, 17th October 2015, at the Vue 7 Cinema, London, and a special grand Nigeria premiere on the 13th of December 2015 at The Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Read more about the movie and how to get ticket HERE