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tw Movie Ticket: A Hotel called Memory

tw Movie Ticket: A Hotel called Memory

Running Time: 54mins. Directed by Akin Omotoso Produced by Ego Boyo Starring Nse Ikpe-Etim as Lola, Akin Omotoso as Wale, Kemi  Lala Akindoju, Eyiyemi Pratt I applaud the cinematic brilliance of what A Hotel Called Memory depicts, even without voice. This movie took about 24 production months, across 3 African cities – Lagos, Cape Town...

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A Hotel Called Memory Set To Premiere In Lagos On November 19th 2017

A Hotel Called Memory Set To Premiere In Lagos On November 19th 2017

After winning the audience award for best experimental film at the Black Star Film Festival in Philadelphia, A Hotel Called Memory is set to premiere in Lagos, Nigeria on the 19TH of NOVEMBER 2017. Directed by Akin Omotoso, Produced by Ego Boyo and written by Branwen Okpako, A Hotel Called Memory is a fresh take on...

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tw Movie Ticket: The Women

tw Movie Ticket: The Women

Our editor in chief Mrs. Adesuwa Onyenokwe turned 54 in August and to celebrate this milestone, she decided to treat 54 women from different age demographics to a movie date. Our movie ticket took us to see The Women, one of the most talked about movies this year. I picked this movie because I have...

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tw Movie Ticket: What Lies Within

tw Movie Ticket: What Lies Within

Directed by Vanessa Nzediegwu. Starring Michelle Dede as Fiona, Paul Utomi as Barry, Kiki Omeili as Miss Dimeji, Vanessa Nzediegwu as Ireti, Tope Tedela as Gboyega, Ken Erics as Brian, Odenike Odetola as Esther and Okey Uzoeshi as Derrick Yes, this is another movie centered on abuse, battery and emotional rage. But there is something...

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tw Series Of The Week – The Bold Type

tw Series Of The Week – The Bold Type

The Bold Type, a new American drama television series, is definitely top on our “What to watch” this summer. The show which recently premiered on Freeform (abc family) is inspired by the life of former cosmopolitan editor in chief Joanna Coles and it is loosely based off her long years and experience working in the...

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tw Movie Ticket – Alter Ego

tw Movie Ticket – Alter Ego

Directed by Moses Inwang. Starring Omotola J. Ekeinde, Wole Ojo, Kunle Remi, Jide Kosoko, Madam Kofo, Tina Mba, Victor Olaotan, Elvina Ibru In Alter Ego, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde stars as Ada Igwe, a tenacious lawyer, who stood against the pervasive ills of molestation, sexual abuse and rape. The movie gradually unfolds the reason behind her...

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Women We Love – Zainab Balogun

Women We Love – Zainab Balogun

If you live on social media, you must have seen the trailer for the new Ebony Life TV movie The Royal Hibiscus Hotel starring Kenneth Okolie and Zainab Balogun. When I clicked on the trailer, I wasn’t too sure of what to expect – Comedy? Food? Romance?  – but by the time I finished watching...

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tw Movie Ticket: Banana Island Ghost

tw Movie Ticket: Banana Island Ghost

I remember watching the trailer for Banana Island Ghost, and all I felt was confusion! I had more questions than answers. I couldn’t tell what the movie was about. Where did the title come from? What kind of title is “Banana Island Ghost” anyway? Why was Chiugul praying like a hopeful pauper looking for a...

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Hidden Gems: Imanse

Hidden Gems: Imanse

In this column, we will be profiling the Hidden Gems of Nigeria Music, talented male and female musicians whose beautiful musical artistry is yet to be uncovered by the main stream music space.   This week, we are profiling a beautiful songbird, Imanse. Enjoy! This songbird grew up around music and though she chose another...