The Award-winning Movie, Eyimofe, after a successful trip round the globe, is set to primiere in Lagos, Sunday, April 18.
Eyimofe, (This is My Desire) is a story of two people’s quest for what they believe will be a better life on foreign shores. Rosa and Mofe try to better their lives abroad.
Their hopes got shattered has tragic intervene in their plans; Mofe loses his family and Rosa fails to deliver on a promise. They are forced to reconsider living abroad and learn that the future they desperately search for abroad can be built at home.
The movie which has attracted overwhelming appraisal by international audiences, festival directors, critics and industry media is a first feature film by Arie and Chuko Esiri, brothers and co-directors.
This movie shows the desperate move by Nigerians to escape poverty.
It has represented Nigeria globally and received many awards at festivals such as ‘Winner, Best Fiction, New Filmmakers’ at the São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil), and ‘Winner, Achille Valdata Award’ at the Torino Film Festival (Italy) and many more.
Watch the thriller here.