By Rashidat Akashat with agency report
“93 Days” to screen at the Pan African Film Festival in February.
The incredible box-office ’93 Days’ has been handpicked to screen at America’s prestigious International Black Film Festival (PAFF).
This Screening has been scheduled to hold between next February 9 and February 20.
PAFF is a non-profit corporation dedicated to promoting African culture among descent.
“93 Days” A Blockbuster
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), PAFF screens selected blockbusters films and arts within the U.S. and all over the world throughout every february.
In a statement by the Spokesperson for the movie Ms Funmi Okeowo, it was no surprise that the movie “93 Days” was selected again.
“It has been a great year for ’93 Days’ which showed at international festivals such as the Chicago International Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival,” She said.
“It was also shown at the international government bodies such as the US Department of Health,” She added.
“The movie recently received 13 nominations for the upcoming Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA) taking place in March 2017,’’ she concluded.
Okeowo stated that the movie reminded the citizens of Nigeria of the fight and victory won against the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) that plagued the country in 2014.
Talking about the movie, she said that the “93 Days” centred on the heroic doctors and organisations who put their lives on the line to save Nigerian citizens from the deadly Ebola virus disease.
She further acknowledged the Director Steve Gukas, and variuos cast like Danny Glover, Tim Reid, Bimbo Akintola, Somkele Iyamah Idhalama, Bimbo Manuel, Gideon Okeke, and Alastair McKenzie among other actors.
The movie was produced by Steve Gukas, Bolanle Austen-Peters, Dotun Olakunri, and Pemon Rami