Lagos - Africa Magic and ace Nigerian filmmaker Femi Odugbemi, will on June 4 premiere 'Gidi Blues'
Gidi Blues features a stellar cast which includes Gideon Okeke, Bukky Wright, Tina Mba, Lepacious Bose, Nancy Isime and Banky W.
Filmed in iconic Lagos locations like Idumota market, Makoko, Victoria Island, Isale Eko, Lekki, Freedom Park and Broad Street, Gidi Blues showcases Lagos city and the unique energy of its people.
Akin, played by Gideon Okeke, is an indulged playboy from an affluent family who accidentally meets an interesting beauty, Nkem, in an unpredictable place. Nkem is a beautiful, confident but unusual young lady who devotes herself to her work as a community volunteer in the belly of the city’s worst slum.
Their encounter drags Akin into a whirlwind experience that unravels his world.
Speaking on the movie, the Regional Director, M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu said “We are indeed excited to premiere Gidi Blues and cannot wait for movie lovers in Nigeria and indeed the rest of the world to see it.”
Speaking further on the movie, the Producer and Director, Femi Odugbemi said: “Gidi Blues is also a love story which seeks to inspire young people to give back through community volunteer work”
Gidi Blues premieres on June 4 at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos.