Ego Boyo’s Film Premieres At Cinema’s In October
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 October 8.
Directed by Akin Omotoso, Produced by Ego Boyo and written by Branwen Okpako, the movie features Nigerian and South African stars.
The cast includes: Nse Ikpe-Etim, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, Mmabatho Montsho, Nomzamo Mbatha and Abdi Hussein.
Set and shot on location in three African cities Cape Town, Lagos and Zanzibar, the Film follows Lola – played by Nse Ikpe-Etim - who is recently separated from her husband in Lagos and decides to go on a journey of self rediscovery in Zanzibar and Cape Town.
She is hoping to forget the past and move on with her life but what she gets in return is even more unforgettable.
"Working on non-conventional and challenging projects always produces amazing results. The combination of the director, the actors and the production of this film has created cinema magic and we cannot wait for everyone to experience this", Ego Boyo said about the film.
The actress and film producer became famous for her role in the 1990's TV series 'Checkmate' alongside veteran actor RMD.