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Watch New Clips From 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Within New Soundtrack Music Video By D'banj

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 28, 2014 10:44 AM
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Watch New Clips From 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Within New Soundtrack Music Video By D'banj

"Divided By War. United By Love" - First Release Poster For 'Half Of A Yellow Sun'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 12, 2014 10:54 AM
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"Divided By War. United By Love" - First Release Poster For 'Half Of A Yellow Sun'

'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Sells Overseas As Sales Company Fields 'Multiple Offers' From USA Distributors

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 18, 2013 10:48 AM
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'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Sells Overseas As Sales Company Fields 'Multiple Offers' From USA Distributors

'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Producers Talk Film's Production (Cast, Crew, Hollywood vs Nollywood)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 23, 2013 7:13 PM
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An excerpt from a chat with the producers of the film adaptation of Half Of A Yellow Sun that I thought worth sharing.

First Trailer For Film Adaptation Of 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Arrives!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 23, 2013 2:59 PM
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As reported earlier, Biyi Bandele's Half Of A Yellow Sun - a film adaptation of celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Orange Prize-winning novel of the same name - will make its World Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.The long-awaited, much-anticipated film adaptation, Bandele's feature film directorial debut, stars Thandie Newton, John Boyega, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle and Genevieve Nnaji.

Film Adaptation Of 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' Will Open Africa International Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 22, 2013 10:46 AM
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I was able to confirm directly with the festival programmer/curator Keith Shiri, that long-awaited, much-anticipated film adaptation of celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Orange Prize-winning novel, Half Of A Yellow Sun, will be the opening night film at the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Calabar, Cross River State (Nigeria), in November.

'Doctor Bello' Will See USA Theatrical Run In Exclusive Deal w/ AMC Theatres (Details)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 7, 2013 10:27 AM
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I saw the film at the African Diaspora International Film Festival in November, where it was the opening night film; and while I didn't love it, I appreciated the effort. Read my thoughts HERE.

Cross-Continental Drama/Thriller 'Doctor Bello' Will Open 20th African Diaspora International Film Festival!

  • By Courtney
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  • October 6, 2012 1:38 PM
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The fall film festival beat marches on, as the African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF), here in New York City, kicks off  its 2012 edition (also its 20th anniversary, a milestone year) on November 23rd, running through December 11th.

Genevieve Nnaji Nollywood Starrer 'Tango With Me' Secures UK Distribution, Set For August Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 15, 2012 3:05 PM
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Nollywood starlet Genevieve Nnaji (maybe the most internationally well-known Nollywood actress) is a name and face that I think those who are not at all Nollywood-conscious will soon start to hear more about, as she navigates her way further towards much wider, global recognition.