Over the weekend some of the biggest names in Nollywood gathered at the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos to celebrate the exclusive premiere of Gidi Blues, the highly anticipated movie by Femi Odugbemi in partnership with Africa Magic.
Olu Jacobs, Joke Silva, Meg Otanwa, Bukky Wright, Mawuuli Gavor, Patrick Doyle, Banky W, Gideon Okeke were among the many faces at the premiere.
Speaking at the premiere, the director and producer of the movie, Femi Odugbemi said: “Gidi Blues was an exciting journey. As a proud Lagosian who grew up around some of the most popular places in Lagos, it gave me great joy to tell a story set around these locations to the rest of world.”
Gidi Blues tells the story of Akin and Nkem, two people who fall in love against the backdrop of the excitement and intrigue of Lagos city. Filmed in iconic Lagos locations like Idumota market, Makoko, Victoria Island, Isale Eko, Lekki, Freedom Park and Broad Street, the movie showcases the best of Lagos and the unique energy of its people.
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