BY ESE DIBEBI
Romance Is Overrated is a series of short films written and directed by newcomer Belinda Yanga-Agedah in 2013 who says she is experimenting with short-form medium films that reflect the same themes and she wants to present them as mainstream.
Romance is Overrated (RIO) is a tapestry of 3 independent short films which reveal young individuals who are struggling with their illusions of the idea of love and commitment as they face their various demons. This unfolds in 3 chapters: Slow Fade, Romance is still Overrated and Two Colours of Rainbow.
Romance is Overrated was shot on Location in Lagos and Calabar and stars Bryan Okwara, Kiki Omeili, Keira Hewatch, Omowunmi Dada, Mofe Duncan, Omotu Bissong, Kunle Remi, Chiemele Azurunwa, Judith Audu, Godwin Osakwe and Belinda Yanga.
Watch the trailer below: