On her own part, Funmi Fiberesima released her debut movie production for viewing on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation February 6, 2014. The movie titled Onikola features Funmi Fiberesima and also the late Fatai Rolling Dollar, Dejumo Lewis, Ara, Sunday Afolabi, Ronke Oshodi Oke, Ibrahim Chatta and a host of other interesting acts. The movie was shot in Iseyin, Oyo state and revolves around the harmful side effects of female circumcision.
The Royal Arts Academy’s production Forgetting June is about a young happily married couple who are madly in love and experience the unthinkable. The wife goes on a trip and is involved in a terrible accident where she is thrown from the car and loses her memory. The husband is extremely distraught but some years later finds love in the arms of another, only for the wife regain her memory and come back home. The movie features top acts such as Majid Michel, Mbong Amata, Beverly Naya, Biola Williams and Blossom Chuks Chukwujekwu. It was directed by Ikechukwu Onyeka, written and co-produced by Uduak Isong Oguamanam Isong and has Emem Isong as producer.
Story: Innocent Ekejiuba
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