Opening Night European Premiere: The Ghost and The House of Truth + intro
Forgiveness and female solidarity are put to the test when a woman’s daughter disappears one day after school.
Please note there will now be a pre-recorded intro video rather than the previously listed Q&A.
Nigeria, South Africa 2019
Dir Akin Omotoso
With Susan Wokoma, Kate Henshaw, Fabian Adeoye Lojede
Bola Ogun works in Lagos, Nigeria as an intermediary between convicts and their victims; when her 10-year-old daughter disappears after school, she desperately tries to find out what has happened. This tense, dark drama is a thoughtful account of the complexity of the human condition, and shows hope, forgiveness and female solidarity being put to the ultimate test. It features spellbinding performances by Susan Wokoma, a BAFTA Breakthrough Brit, and award-winning Nigerian actress Kate Henshaw.