Bariga Sugar

Film Information
  • Year: 2017
  • Length: 21min
  • Country: Nigeria

A brilliant and emotional story written by Ifeoma Nkiruka Chukwuogo, “Bariga Sugar” is one that seizes your attention from its beginning, and doesn’t relinquish until the credits roll.

Set in the mid-90s, the short film tells the story of a reclusive 8-year-old Ese, who lives in Bariga Sugar, a ghetto brothel owned by Madam Sugar in Lagos.

The short film stars Tina Mba, Gregory Ojefua, Lucy Ameh, Halimat Olarewaju, Tunde Azeez, and Blessing Samuel.

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Film Credits
Director: Ifeoma Nkiruka Chukwuogo
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