|Red Carpet Panafrican|
Soul Diaspora is a several time award winning feature film, including Audience Favorite Award at the “Pan African Film Festival” of Hollywood, and winner of “Best Film by an African Filmmaker in Diaspora” at the AMAA, “African Movie Academy Awards”. Soul Diaspora depicts the story of Saidu, a Nigerian immigrant in Los Angeles, struggling both with his new life, and his inner demons and past. It is a modern tragedy dealing with human relationships, tolerance, and redemption, it highlights how important it is to understand and care for one another from the perspective of a multicultural youth in places like Los Angeles.
The director of the Soul Diaspora Odera Ozoka and also produced the film Ije, Starring Genevieve Nnaji and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde.
The premiere of Soul Diaspora will be taking place at Ozone Cinemas, E-Centre 1-11 Commercial Avenue, Yaba, Lagos State, on Saturday January 28th, with a red carpet starting at 6:30pm. It will be a very intimate
yet prestigious event not to be missed due as much to its impressive list of Nollywood names attending it (list attached to this email), as to the singularity and importance of the film Soul Diaspora, first of many groundbreaking and deeply relevant films from Nigerian filmmaker Odera Ozoka, and part of the new wave of filmmaking in the Nollywood industry.
|Red Carpet interview Hollywood|
You can visit the official website of Soul Diaspora and have a look at the galleries and videos of interviews, trailer and more (which you are welcome to use for any purposes of publicity or coverage); get to know more about the cast and crew, and all the awards and venues @ http://www.souldiasporamovie.com/
Another link to a short video introducing Odera Ozoka and the Soul Diaspora team at the opening of the Pan African Film Festival 2010 in Hollywood: