Today (Wednesday, June 5th 2013), the highly successful movie MA’AMI from the stable of Tunde Kelani’s Mainframe Film and Television Productions will premiere exclusively online on www.dobox.tv/maami. Over the last few months, the film has gathered accolades at cinema screenings and festivals. And now Tunde Kelani fans and lovers of quality movie all over the world can watch MAAMI online!
When the movie opened in cinema’s, box office receipts was strong along with positive word-of-mouth reports. View numbers are set to reach a new height as it makes it’s worldwide online debut via www.dobox.tv/maami. MA’AMi stars 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.
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 international 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.
MA’AMi makes its worldwide online debut on www.dobox.tv/maami on the 5th of June, 2013.