The Entertainment Network (T.E.N.) is delighted to announce that its feature film
debut, Road To Yesterday starring Genevieve Nnaji and Oris Erhuerho has been selected as this years Closing Night Film at the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF).
Road to Yesterday is an epic love story which trails a couple desperate to mend a
broken marriage on a road trip to a relative’s funeral. However, the journey itself
throws up secrets from a distant past, imperiling a lot more than just the marriage.
The Africa International Film Festival will also screen titles including Bazzi Gete Red Leaves; Jonas Carpignanos Meditteranea; Akin Omotosos Tell Me
Something Sweet and Desmond Elliots Reflections amongst many.
Earlier in October, the festival announced plans for its Best Feature Film, Documentary, Short and Animation Competition Screenings. Selected Entries will compete to win more than $5,000 in cash and prizes.
Road to Yesterday was written and directed by Ishaya Bako, a London Film School
Alumni, and creator of a series of highly acclaimed festival favourites, including
the award winning Braids on a Bald Head (Best Short Film at the 2012 AMAA Awards). Road to Yesterday is Bakos feature directorial debut.
Nnaji, Erhuero, Michel, Omeruah will attend the glamorous Closing Night Gala, which
marks the films Worldwide Premiere, on Friday 13th November at the Genesis
Deluxe Cinemas, Lekki, Lagos.
The 5th Africa International Film Festival will run from Sunday 8th November to
Sunday 15th November in Lagos, Nigeria. The full programme for the Festival will be
Road to Yesterday is in cinemas nationwide on 27th November 2015.