Anakle Films and Inkblot Productions are collaborating on a film that is being shot in Bauchi and Lagos. It also has Tope Oshin (New Money) as director. Banky W was the first person announced in the cast, which has now expanded to include veteran actors, Kanayo O. Kanayo and Hilda O. Dokunbo. Rahama Sadau, Michelle Dede, Akin Lewis and former Big Brother contestant, TBoss and will also feature.
“Up North” explores love, friendship and family politics, all of which collide, creating memories to last a lifetime. It tells the story of a young rebellious heir whose NYSC year doesn’t go quite as planned.
Naz Onuzo (The Arbitration)and Bunmi Ajakaiye (My Wife and I, Skinny Girl in Transit) wrote the script. The original story was by Editi Effiong.
Principal photography for “Up North” kicked off on the 22nd of May, 2018. An official release date has not been released, but it will likely make a debut before the end of the year.
Will you check out “Up North” when it is released?