The London premiere of Iju Ojukwu‘s historical war drama, ’76 took place at the 60th BFI London Film Festival yesterday, October 15, 2016.
The premiere was attended by Ramsey Nouah, Rita Dominic, Daniel K Daniel among others.
Directed by Izu Ojukwu, the movie is about a young officer from the Middle Belt, Captain Joseph Dewa (played by Ramsey Nouah) who gets into a romantic relationship with an O-level student, Suzie (played by Rita Dominic) from the South-eastern region. However, their relationship is strained by constant military postings and things take a bad turn when the soldier gets accused of being involved in the 1976 unsuccessful military coup and assassination of General Murtala Mohammed, and the heavily pregnant wife, gets entangled in an emotional dilemma.
See photos from the premiere and watch the trailer of the movie below.
Photos: Micheal Tubes Creations