“The way we leave this world is very important. It’s good to show people that they were loved. That the lives they lived mattered.”
Jude Akuwudike and Temi Ami-Williams star as two residents of Lagos, Nigeria attempting to make changes for the better of their families. Shot with 16mm film, This feels like a tangible insight into the lives and struggles of those involved.
The first feature Co-directed by filmmaker brothers Arie Esiri and Chuko Esiri, and with a screenplay by Chuko Esiri, ‘Eyimofe’ premiered at the 2020 Berlin Film Festival, played at the London Film Festival, and will debut in select US theaters (NY & LA) on July 23rd, 2021.