Following its successful premiere in Nigeria and at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2016, critically acclaimed movie, 93 Days has been selected to screen at the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival that will be taking place from October 16-20, 2016.
The movie will be showing at the festival on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 8.15pm at the AMC River East 21, E. Illinois Street Chicago.
The real-life drama is a captivating movie on how Nigeria courageously contained the Ebola pandemic resulting in the prevention of a national disaster.
93 Days signifies the period Nigeria experienced its first case of Ebola to the day the World Health Organisation declared the nation Ebola free.
One of the producers of the movie, Pemon Rami expressed his delight at the selection saying, “The real life heroes who stories are told in 93 Days should always be remembered and celebrated. I commend my producing partners: Bolanle Austen Peters, Dotun Olakunri and Steve Gukas for a job well done! Having the USA premiere in Chicago my home town is incredible for me and the city.”
Directed by Steve Gukas, 93 Days features Danny Glover, Bimbo Akintola, Tim Reid, Somkele Iyamah Idhalama, Alastair Mackenzie, Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey, Bimbo Manuel, Charles Okafor, Tina Mba, Gideon Okeke, Paul Adams, Francis Onwochei and many more.
Currently showing in cinemas nationwide, 93 Days was produced by Steve Gukas, Pemon Rami, Bolanle Austen-Peters and Dotun Olakunrin.
Watch the trailer of the movie below.