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Movies of Monday, 27 July 2015


FAR nominated for Best African Movie 2015

As Cameroon’s music keeps finding its space in international music competitions, so does its film makers get a slot in movie competitions across the world.

FAR, a movie produced by one of Cameroon’s big names, Agbor Gilbert Ebot of the AGE Production has made way into the African film chat. It was entirely shot in Cameroon in 2013 and stars one of Nollywood’s all-time best actors, Jim Iyke.

This is not the first of its kind in the country, where many of his films have been seizing awards at almost every film awards especially with FAR. It is an exception, for it includes a star-studded cast and amazing crew.

Nominated in the Best Film of the year category, for the Nigerian Entertainment Award USA, the film includes Cameroonian big names like Jeffery Epule, Solange Ojong, Lucie Memba, among others.