Lion Heart will make its first public appearance at the 43rd edition of Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
Lion Heart, Genevieve Nnaji’s first movie will be making its first public debut at the 43rd edition of Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) scheduled for 6th to 16th of September, 2018.
According to the organizers of TIFF, the goal of the festival is to support and create safe spaces for woman behind and in front of the camera to thrive.
In addition to this, MPM Premium, a distribution company in Paris also picked up Lion Heart for international sales. The sales manager of MPM Premium, Ricardo Monastier said Lion Heart is “a captivating and humorous movie that not only reveals the talent of Genevieve as a first-time director, but also sharply portrays a fast-changing society.”
Lion Heart is a star studded movie, which mixes old and new Nollywood. The story captures the challenges women face in work place due to the strong patriarchal nature of the business clime in Nigeria.
Watch the trailer for Lion Heart