Friday, 24 September 2010


The Nigerian movie industry is not resting on its oars on its way to being the best and we are wishing them Good luck because the industry and the people in it are producing top notch movies...

ANCHOR BABY is another of such,Lonzo Nzekwe a Nigerian who was recently selected by the ReelWorld Film Festival as one of the 20 emerging film makers in Canada is out with this block buster piece.

Set in the United States and was shot in Brampton and Hamilton, Ontario Canada; 'Anchor Baby' tells the tale of a married illegal immigrant couple living in the US, Joyce and Paul Unanga. They have been ordered by the US immigration to leave the country by voluntary departure. They agree to leave; but only after Joyce who is 5months pregnant delivers her baby inside the US. This will guarantee automatic citizenship for their child. Ignoring the deportation order, the couple goes into hiding. Paul was later caught and deported while Joyce stayed back to struggle on her own to achieve their dream.

Set to hit the Nigerian Cinemas soon, 'Anchor Baby' featured as lead role the one of Nollywood's leading ladies 'Omoni Oboli'. Co Starring in the film is the Ghanaian-raised LA-based Sam Sarpong and Canadian actress and song writer Terri Oliver.

'Anchor Baby' was written, directed and produced by first time director Lonzo Nzekwe. The movie is being produced under his independent film company, Alpha Galore films a division of Alpha Galore Inc. based in Brampton, Ontario Canada.

We are looking forward to this...

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