Vertical Entertainment to Distribute AT&T/Tribeca ‘Untold Stories’ Winning Film NIGERIAN PRINCE
The film marks writer and director Faraday Okoro’s feature debut and stars breakout newcomers, Chinaza Uche and Antonio Bell. Vertical plans a fall 2018 theatrical release in multiple U.S. markets, including New York and Los Angeles. The film will also be released via national VOD outlets, as well as on additional platforms, including DIRECTV and U-verse.
It’s a $1 Million Day for Sasie Sealy and Angela Cheng
Sasie Sealy and Angela Cheng have a story to tell. And AT&T just awarded them $1 million to help tell it.
Sealy and Cheng are the second winners to be awarded $1 million from AT&T Presents: Untold Stories, an inclusive film program in collaboration with Tribeca, along with the year-round nonprofit Tribeca Film Institute. Learn more.
I’m the Nigerian Prince
Faraday Okoro’s "Nigerian Prince" is a film about a Nigerian-American teen, Eze, who is sent to Nigeria against his will and decides to team up with his cousin, Pius, who teaches him how to scam unsuspecting tourists, in order to pay for a plane ticket home. Read blog.