MON, Dec. 5 @ 8:40pm - Cinepolis
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Spotlight on Nigerian Cinema
Nigeria’s middle belt, 1976. Respected army officer Captain Joseph Dewa (Nouah) and his wife, Suzy (Dominic), who is from the southeastern part of Nigeria, eagerly anticipate their first child. Suzy’s family adamantly disapproves of her intercultural marriage. At the same time, rebellious soldiers on Joseph’s base attempt to recruit him into a coup plot to assassinate General Murtala Mohammed, a key player in Nigeria’s Civil War. Joseph resists but the plotters are cunning.
Directed by Izu Ojukwu, Nigeria, 2016, drama, 118 min, English.