It’s a delight to see that London and Lagos-based filmmaker, Ibidunni Oladayo, gaining international recognition for his debut short film, “IT HAPPENED AGAIN. On every level, the movie is deserving all of the recognition it’s currently getting. The gripping narrative is based on a true story that follows the heart-wrenching journey of a young man seeking answers to his parents’ mysterious murder.
“IT HAPPENED AGAIN” made its debut just at the beginning of the year, in January 2023. This successful debut story has been nominated in five categories at the 2023 Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival: Best Movie Director (Africa), Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Movie Trailer, and Best Nollywood Short Film.
Oladayo’s directorial prowess and storytelling abilities, honed through his time at Met Film School, have earned him a reputation for excellence in the industry. The film not only captivates with its emotional depth but also showcases Oladayo’s talent for crafting powerful narratives that resonate with audiences worldwide.
The nominations and accolades is evidence that Ibidunni Oladayo has a lot of potential we would love to see. This is only the rise of this visionary director. “IT HAPPENED AGAIN” is a testament to the remarkable talent of Ibidunni Oladayo.