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Half of a yellow sun trailer

Ahead of the TEDxEuston 2013 conference on business, politics and the arts for the African Diaspora that will hold on Dec 7th, we’re excited to inform you that the much-awaited movie adaptation of Chimamanda’s epic novel, ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ will feature at the London Film Festival in October; and tickets will go on sale from Friday, 20th September. The movie was well-received at the Toronto International Film Festival last week, where it was premiered.

Tickets go on sale tomorrow, September 20. Click HERE to buy.

Odeon West End, Screen 2 Oct 19, 2013 5:45 PM On sale20-09-2013 12:00 PM
Screen on the Green Oct 20, 2013 6:15 PM On sale20-09-2013 12:00 PM
  • Title: Half of a Yellow Sun
  • Director-Screenwriter: Biyi Bandele
  • Producer:  Andrea Calderwood
  • Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, Genevieve Nnaji
  • UK-Nigeria 2013
  • 106 mins
  • Sales Metro International

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Ainehi Edoro is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she teaches African literature. She received her doctorate at Duke University. She is the founder and editor of Brittle Paper and series editor of Ohio University Press’s Modern African Writer’s imprint.

4 Responses to “Don’t Miss the Chance to See Half of a Yellow Sun Movie in London—See How To Get Tickets” Subscribe

  1. Felix Obi September 19, 2013 at 2:04 pm #

    At least for most Africans and fans of Chimamanda, this movie will make this epic memorable stay alive as long as our memories can hold the pictures and sounds. That the producer is an African writer and movie director brings the emotions closer home than Hollywood!

  2. Bunmi February 8, 2014 at 8:54 am #

    Hey, Ainehi.
    Missed this..
    And for some reason, I haven’t seen this movie on any cinema listing since- and even today- in London and I thought I it would be long out already. Know why?

  3. Litery Przyjeciaszczecin.pl April 11, 2014 at 8:55 am #

    Hello there, You have done a fantastic job.

    I will certainly digg it and personally recommend to my friends.
    I’m sure they will be benefited from this website.

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