‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ & 'Mother of George' For FESPACO

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Hi all,

Biyi Bandele’s adaptation of the award winning book, Half of a Yellow Sun, will be screened at the 2013 FESPACO film festival, which opens in Ouagadougou on February 23. Also to be screened at FESPACO is Andrew Dosunmu’s second feature film, Mother of George, which was recently premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.

Half of a Yellow Sun stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle, Onyeka Onwenu, Genevieve Nnaji. Also featured in Half of a Yellow Sun are Zack Orji, and OC Ukeje.

Mother of George stars Isaach De Bankolé, Danai Gurira, Yaya DaCosta, Anthony Okungbowa, Mohamed Dione, Esosa Edosomwan, Abraham Amkpa, and Bukky Ajayi.

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