Lovers of historical dramas will have a field time with the recently released short film “The Encounter”
Directed by Tolu Ajayi and produced by AMVCA 2015 winner, Ekene Som Mekwunye, “The Encounter” focuses on a prisoner with one last encounter to change destiny.
Set in 1967 during the Nigeria-Biafra civil war, an imprisoned Ifeajuna is summoned by Biafran Commander-in-Chief General Emeka for one last conversation, one last encounter. Based on the short story “The Encounter” by the historian, Henry Onyema.
The movie stars Amara Onoh as Emmanuel Ifeajuna, Gregory Ojefua as General Emeka and Stan Nze as Lieutenant Okoh. The screenplay was written by Sammy Egbemawei and Frederick Anyaegbunam and its Executive producers are Uche Okocha and Tunwa Aderinokun.
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