LOST CAFÉ, THE
Kenneth Gyang's (CONFUSION NA WA) second feature is the first ever Nigerian-Norwegian co-production, and tells the story of Ose (Tunde Aladese), a young Nigerian woman who decides to pursue her dream career as a filmmaker in Norway. Torn between two worlds, with family issues at home and problems settling in, Ose meets the strange, half-blind owner of a quaint coffee shop that serves the best coffee in the world and begins to find the most unexpected answers to her problems. Winner, Audience Award, 2017 Africa International Film Festival; Winner, Golden Palm Award for Best Narrative Feature, 2018 Mexico International Film Festival. DIR Kenneth Gyang; SCR Ifesinachi Okoli-Okpagu; SCR/PROD Regina Idu Udalor. Nigeria/Norway, 2017, color, 76 min. In English and Norwegian with English subtitles. NOT RATED
No AFI Member passes accepted.