BY ESE DIBEBI
Less than 2 weeks till the worldwide premiere of Fifty, EbonyLife Films gives us a Behind-the-Scenes peek into the highly anticipated feature. In this clip, we hear from all four principal characters played by Ireti Doyle, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Dakore Egbuson-Akande and Omoni Oboli respectively. We also hear from the Movie Director, Biyi Bandele and Executive Producer Mo Abudu.
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 “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.”
Delving into the trials and triumphs of these principal characters, Fifty captures a few pivotal days in the lives of four Nigerian women at the pinnacle of their careers.
Fifty will have a special grand Nigerian premiere on the 13th of December 2015 at The Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos and go on nationwide release on the 18th of December 2015.
Check out the behind-the-scenes video to get an extended look at some of the movie scenes.
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