Yesterday, the Mainframe Film and Television Productions house led by the highly popular Tunde Kelani has premiered its new movie, titled MA’AMI. After its release over the last few months, the film has gathered accolades at cinema screenings and festivals. Now Tunde Kelani fans and lovers of quality movie all over the world can watch MAAMI online! All you need to do is pop some corn, gather your friends and family and click here to begin your viewing experience.
Synopsis: Single parent, MAAMi, and her young son are desperately poor. Gifted with a living heart, enterprising spirit and brave soul, she is the centre of her son’s world, until he longs for the father he has never known – a man with a terrible secret.
Set over a two-day period, leading to the 2010 World Cup, MA’AMi is an inspiring story of a poor, conscientious single parent’s struggles to raise her only child, Kashimawo who eventually, rises to intrnational stardom in an English football club, Arsenal, and becomes a national hero. Adapted by Tunde Babalola, from Femi Osofisan’s novel of the same name, this film about love, perseverance and fate unfolds through Kashimawo’s reminiscences of his hardscrabble childhood in the southern Nigerian town, Abeokuta.
Cast: Funke Akindele, Wole Ojo and Tamilore Kuboye alongside new talent Ayomide Abatti, with special guest appearances by Yinka Davies, Kayode Balogun, Fatai Rolling Dollar, and Biodun Kupoluyi.