‘76 is a movie set during the era of military assassinations in Nigeria. With a focal point on the life of an officer who is wrongly indicted by the military. According to Izu Ojukwu, the director of the movie, “it’s a story told from a dual point of view – from the soldier’s patriotic perspective and from that of the officer’s wives.”
The director, Izu Ojukwu directed other movies such as “The Child”, “White Waters”, “Distance Between” and “La Viva”.
Starring in the movie are Ramsey Nouah, Rita Dominic, Ibinabo Fiberisima, Chidi Mokeme, Memry Savanhu, Adonijah Owiriwa, Daniel K. Daniel, Nelly Ekwereogu and Shuaibu Ebenehi Adams
Filmed in Ibadan, Oyo State, the movie is supposed to depict the experiences of being an officer’s wife at a time in Nigeria when there was a lot of unrest.
Watch the teaser here