Synopsis: We follow the family of Mama, a Nigerian elder, as they prepare for her funeral. Following custom, the film offers an insight into the Edo State’s perspective on death. Over 3 days, we observe pilgrimage, music, prayer and dance, the film suggests a different form of mourning: a celebration of Life.
This film is showing in the Real Stories shorts screening at The Forum Auditorium on 18th November at 15:45.
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