Ijé

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Ijé
Ijé poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed by Chineze Anyaene
Produced by
  • Paula Moreno[1]
  • Chineze Anyaene
Written by
  • Samuel Tilsen
  • Chineze Anyaene
Starring
Music by Reuel Meditz
Cinematography Keith L. Smith
Edited by
  • Eric R. Brodeur
  • Youssef Delara
Production
company
Xandria Productions
Distributed by Xandria Distributions
Release dates
  • April 1, 2010 (2010-04-01) (United States)
  • July 30, 2010 (2010-07-30) (Nigeria)
Running time 107 min
Country
  • Nigeria
  • United States
Language English
Yoruba
Igbo
Budget $2.5 million[2]

Ijé is a Nigerian drama film written by Samuel Tilson & Chineze Anyaene, produced by Paula Moreno & Chineze Anyaene, directed by Chineze Anyaene and starring Genevieve Nnaji, Odalys García and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde.[3][4][5][6] The film received several nominations and awards including the awards for Best Editing at the Treasure Coast International Film Festival 2010[7][8] and Best International Student Film at the Swansea Bay Film Festival 2010.[9]

Plot[edit]

Chioma (Genevieve Nnaji) travels from Nigeria to the United States to aide her sister Anya (Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde) who is being charged with the murder of three men including her own husband.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ijé - The Journey - Full cast". The Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Box office / business for Ijé at imdb.com". The Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "Ije Premieres in Lagos". AllAfrica Global Media. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "Ije Arrives Jos". AllAfrica Global Media. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "Hollywod Stars Arrive For Ije". The Daily Independent (Lagos, Nigeria: The Daily Independent). Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  6. ^ "Hollywood stars storm Lagos for Ije". VANGUARD (Lagos, Nigeria: VANGUARD Media Limited). Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  7. ^ "Treasure Coast International Film Festival 2010 - Nominees". Port St Lucie, Florida, USA: Treasure Coast International Film Festival 2010. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  8. ^ "Treasure Coast International Film Festival 2010 - List of Winners". Port St Lucie, Florida, USA: Treasure Coast International Film Festival. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 
  9. ^ "Swansea Bay Film Festival 2010 - List of Winners". Swansea, Wales, UK: Swansea Bay Film Festival. Retrieved 5 August 2010. 

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