Departure Lounge is delighted to present acclaimed writer Biyi Bandele’s debut direction, and screen adaptation, of the novel Half of a Yellow Sun by the Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Half of a Yellow Sun is the debut direction by acclaimed writer Biyi Bandele, adapted from the Nigerian novel of the same name. The film is a love story following two sisters caught up in the Nigerian Civil War, and was premiered at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. Plus Q & A.
Director/Writer – Biyi Bandele
Starring Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Producer – Andrea Calderwood
Nigeria / UK; 2013; 111 mins
Tuesday 25 March, 8.30pm, 2014; MAC Cinema, Birmingham
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