The much anticipated release of Half of a Yellow Sun has been postponed as a result of delays in obtaining certification from the Nigeria Film and Videos Censors Board.
Shareman Media, the Nigerian producers, and FilmOne Distribution, the Nigerian distributors, of the feature film, Half of a Yellow Sun, announces as follows:
“The highly anticipated release of Half of a Yellow Sun in Nigeria has been postponed due to delays in obtaining certification from the Nigerian Film and Video Censors Board for the public release of the film. Subject to obtaining the certification of the Board, the film is now rescheduled for release on 2nd May 2014.”
It stars Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton and made it to the top 10 in London cinemas.