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MOTHER OF GEORGE  
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Completed - ENGLISH - Drama - 106 minutes







Previous markets

  • Sundance 2013 (Premiere)
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Year of production : 2012

Director(s) : Andrew DOSUNMU
Writer(s) : Darci PICOULT
Cast : Bukky AJAYI, Danai GURIRA, Isaach DE BANKOLÉ, Tony OKUNGBOWA, Yaya DACOSTA

Producer(s) : Jay VAN HOY (Parts & Labor), Lars KNUDSEN (Parts & Labor), Matt PARKER, Carly HUGO, Chris MAYBACH, Darci PICOULT, Patrick CUNNINGHAM, Saemi KIM, Tony OKUNGBOWA

Synopsis

At long last, handsome Ayodele Balogun, owner of a small Nigerian restaurant in Brooklyn, will wed his beautiful fiancée, Adenike, and they will start a new life together in the United States. Their traditional Yoruba wedding culminates in a ceremony where Adenike is named for her yet-to-be-conceived son, George. But as the months pass without pregnancy, Ma George is torn between her Yoruba culture and her new life in America as she faces uncomfortable and unfamiliar choices in her struggle to save her marriage.

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Country(ies) : USA

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Festivals and Awards

Sundance 2013 U.S Dramatic
Deauville 2013 First Sight On America

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