Lights. Camera. No Dialogue: At Hotel Called Memory Premiers In Lagos

Tons of movie lovers gathered at WINGS in Victoria Island, Lagos on Sunday 19th November 2017 where Temple productions treated our curious and expectant minds to a new African cinema experience.

Produced by veteran actress Ego Boyo and directed by seasoned director Akin Omotosho, A Hotel Called Memory is Nigeria’s first silent movie. A Hotel Called Memory is Nigeria’s first silent movie. It tests your intelligence, leaves you to draw your own conclusions and keeps the conversation going long after the movie is over. It is almost certain that two people will not walk away from the movie with the same experience.

The movie was shot in three African cities: Lagos, Cape Town and Zanzibar. The story follows the life of Lola (Nse Ikpe Etim) a young mother who goes on a journey of self rediscovery after getting divorced from her husband. This movie redefines the way stories are being told and it opens the film industry to a world of possibilities.

The star studded premiere was well attended by Nollywood favorites including Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD), Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Rita Domnic, Michelle Dede, Ettim Effionhg, Gabriel Okeke, Kemi Lala Akindoju amongst others.

See photos below.

Aduke Gomez
Alibaba Akporobome
Azuka Ogujuiba
Betty and Soni Irabor
Bolanle Austen-Peters
Chef Eros
Dera Uduezue
DJ Obi
Talullah Doherty
Ebun Feludu
Ego Boyo
Femi Jacob
Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi
Gideon Okeke
John Obidi
Kate Henshaw
Kemi Lala Akindoju
Lamide Akintobi
Latasha Ngwube
Laura Osubor
Mary Akporobome
Michelle Dede
Nkiru Anumudu
Oroma Ovunda-Nsirim
Pauline Tommi
Peter Armard Boyo
Queen Martins
Rita Dominic
Uzor Osimkpa
Faith History

Ettim Effiong
Yemi Adamolekun
Yolande Okereke
Akin Omotoso
Yvonne Okocha
Mr and Mrs Seun Ajayi
Kate Henshaw and Richard Mofe-Damijo
Ego Boyo and Kemi Lala Akindoju
Mo Abudu, Ruth Osime, Moreen Edu
Kemi Lala Akindoju, Lamide Akintobi, Yolanda Okereke
Rita Dominic, Lanre Da-Silva, Ego Boyo, Michelle Dede

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