Lilies of the ghetto


Lilies of the ghetto

Joseph UgochukwuNigeria – 2010

The daily destruction of the lives of African youths who are forced by hardship into various crimes for survival, as typified in the ghettos of Nigeria. This movie represents a new tendency among the Nigerian film industry and film directors, who apart from Nollywood begun to develop a high quality cinema, accessible to a worldwide audience. Film professionals started to produce quality movies, despite the financial challenges that are obstacles to certain projects. Joseph Ugochukwu is part of the new movement.

Original Title Lilies of the ghetto
German Title Lilies of the ghetto
French Title Lilies of the ghetto
Other Titles Lilies of the ghetto
Directed by Joseph Ugochukwu
Country Nigeria
Available Formats
Screenplay Joseph Ugochukwu
Film Editing Joseph Ugochukwu
Cinematography Fortune Ejim
Sound Noel Maigari
Production Joseph Ugochukwu
Runtime 70 Min.
Language Englisch
Sunny Chikezie Ijaloko
Emmanuel Ike Johnny
H.B Banu Konkolo
Prince Emeka Small
Haruna Friday Bobo
Chaqueshow Akuette Fryo

Silicon Valley African Film Festival
Nomination for the Africa Movie
Academy Awards


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