In case if you missed it, 93 Days, a film about the terrible Ebola outbreak in Nigeria recently had a sold-out movie premiere at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival (click here to catch up)
Check out this press release below;
The Chicago International Film Festival 2016 has announced its astounding selection of movies to screen at this year’s festival.
After its recent premiere in Nigeria and Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2016, 93 Days is billed to show at the Chicago International Film Festival on Thursday, 20th October 2016, at 8.15pm at the AMC River East 21, E. Illinois Street Chicago.
The real-life drama is a captivating movie on how Nigeria courageously contained the Ebola pandemic resulting in the prevention of a national disaster. The title, 93 Days signifies the period Nigeria experienced its first case of Ebola to the day the World Health Organisation declared the nation Ebola free.
“The real life heroes who stories are told in “93 days” should always be remembered and celebrated. I commend my producing partners: Bolanle Austen Peters, Dotun Olakunri and Steve Gukas for a job well done! Having the USA premiere in Chicago my home town is incredible for me and the city” – Pemon Rami, Producer, 93 Days
Directed by award-winning movie director, Steve Gukas, 93 Days has the best acts in the movie industry both locally and internationally such as Danny Glover, Bimbo Akintola, Tim Reid, Somkele Iyamah Idhalama, Alastair Mackenzie, Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey, Bimbo Manuel, Charles Okafor, Tina Mba, Gideon Okeke, Paul Adams, Francis Onwochei and many more.
Currently showing in cinemas nationwide, 93 Days was produced by Steve Gukas, Pemon Rami, Bolanle Austen-Peters and Dotun Olakunri.