Award winning director/producer Obi Emelonye’s latest Oxford Gardens Premieres in Houston, Texas on 2nd April 2016. Hosted by top Nigerian comedian, Okey Bakasi and Presented by Ideato Commonwealth Association and Nwabosi Progressive Association, Texas.
Oxford Gardens is a film that takes Nollywood to higher heights. A movie shot in London and United States. “Oxford Gardens is a film about boxing and not a boxing film. It takes some of the elements that make boxing films successful; sympathy for the underdog, blood, sweat, tears; and weaves them into a narrative that is an allegory for our broader fight for love, life and our place in the world.” Said Director Obi Emelonye.
The movie casts includes; Ngoli Okafor, a former boxing champion in United States, Ngozi Thompson Igwebike, Savanah Roy, Iffy Chukwu, Princess Abiye, Frank Ani, Nnenna Ani and D’Richy Emelonye.
Obi Emelonye, the writer/director/producer of the film will be in attendance, with the stars of the film, including Ngoli Okafor (2-Time Golden Gloves Heavyweight champion/Model and Holywood Actor) on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 7:00 PM at the All Saints Hall – 13403 Renn Road,. Houston. Houston, Texas 77083.
Oxford Gardens was released as a collaborative work between Obi Emelonye and M-Net through Africa Magic Original Films.
Tickets available from Mamaput African Cuisine, 435 Murphy Road, Stafford, Houston.
Phone: 832 539 1436)