A veteran actor, Akin Lewis, has inspired filmmakers within the nation to make films that deal with up to date societal ills.
Lewis who spoke on the personal screening of a social impression film, The New Patriots, famous that such movies sensitised individuals to happenings round them. He stated, “There may be the necessity for Nollywood to supply films that deal with contemporaneous societal ills, and never solely make films that goal to easily entertain. Additionally, actors ought to give precedence to enjoying roles that educate the populace about impactful points in society.”
The film stars veterans, Lewis and Dele Odule, alongside gifted actors equivalent to Lateef Adedimeji, Bimbo Oshin and Taiwo Ibikunle.
Directed by Adebayo Tijani and Terry Ayebo, the film has already gained worldwide recognition with certainly one of its main actresses, Damipe Adekoya, successful the award for Greatest Lead Actress in a Function Movie on the 5 Continents Worldwide Movie Competition for her function.
Billed to start out exhibiting in cinemas in July, the chief producer of the film, Dr Rotimi Adelola, famous that it might even be obtainable on streaming platforms.
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