Video movie, Lagos 2004
Five actors in search of Grace through Lagos. Who is Grace?
Grace is a woman, another actor, an author... the missing
link, their hope or just another 419*)
*) Nigerian criminal code for fraud
By and with: Makinde Adeniran (Tooro), Niji Akanni (Twentydos), Niels
Bormann (Markus), Matthias Breitenbach (Werner), Ehi Omokhuale (Tule)
and with Ted Mukoro (Guest Character), Janvier Sossoy (Bartender)
Camera/Sound - Sunday Ogunyemi,
Camera Assistant - Ikola Omoniyi and Joseph Olandunjo
Script/Continuity - Seun Olaiya,
Production Coordinator - Ejiro Obuks-Edenya,
Driver - Wale Soremekun,
Editor - Afeez Animashaun (Lagos) und Peter Ogurzow (Berlin).
Postproduction (Lagos) - Top Ten Studio/Rulie Communication.
Artistic Director - Dirk Cieslak
Mit support from Maison de France, Lagos and Heinrich
Boell Fundation, Lagos Office.
Appreciation to: National Association of Nigeria
Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP), Mr. Toyin Fakile, Absolut Jam
Musical Shop, 45,Faloly Road off Akerele, Surylere Lagos,
Jesse-King (JK), Mr.Segun Olowo, Foundry Sculpture Engeneering 23, Mary Street,
Irawo B/Stop, Owode Ajegunle,
Mr. Ted Mukoro International Press Centre Cyber Cafe Ogba Lagos, Mrs. Omiyale,
Chairman & the entire marketwoman of Okobaba Market Agege Lagos, Heinrich
Böll Foundation, 96, Omo Osagie Street, Ikoyi, Miss Juliet John, Tarkwa-Bay,
Tolulope Bradley Oke Waterworld Beachbar & Restaurant, Tarkwa-Bay, Godswill
Nursery & Primary School Abaranje, Ikotun Lagos 08037129414, Optimum International
Mainland Hotel Oyingbo Lagos, French Cultural Centre, Kingsway Road, Lagos,
La Source Bar at French Cultural Centre, Mr. Adebowale Olaoye, The Redeemed
Christian Church of God Gethsemane, Parish Oyingbo Lagos,
Mr. Hans Koeppel, Embassy of the Federal Rebublic of Germany – Lagos
Office., Mr. Axel Harneit Sievers, Director and the staff of the Boell Fondation,
Mr. Joël Bertrand, Director and the staff of the Maison de France, Lagos
Kabat Egbon, Lagos. Matthias Heeder, Hamburg.
Thank you to all the people in Lagos who welcomed
us so warmly and gave us so much support to make the project possible.