THE WEDDING PARTY
In September 2016, THE WEDDING PARTY received a rapturous response at its World Premiere on the opening night of Toronto International Film Festival as part of the City to City Spotlight.
THE WEDDING PARTY is the most successful Nigerian film of all time; it has broken box office records at every milestone since it was released nationwide to critical acclaim in December 2016.
THE WEDDING PARTY is the highest grossing Nigerian movie with total box office takings in excess of N450 million. The movie is currently showing in cinemas across the country with plans to launch globally on Netflix to over 70 million subscribers worldwide.
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FIFTY, the only Nigerian movie selected to screen at the BFI London Film Festival, premiered internationally on Saturday, October 17, 2015, at the Vue 7 Cinema in Central London to a sold-out theatre and numerous global accolades.
FIFTY was launched in the box office on December 18, 2015 to sold-out audiences in 24 cinemas across Nigeria, raking in over 20million naira in revenues during the first weekend alone.
FIFTY launched globally on the Netflix platform on 29th December 2015 reaching an audience of over 70 million subscribers worldwide.
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