BAM-NEMSIA Pictures has released the first official trailer of its highly anticipated movie at the iMax Cinemas in Lekki, Lagos.
Banana Island Ghost (B.I.G), is written and directed by BB Sasore. The movie trailer was unveiled to the press, media practitioners and industry enthusiasts who all viewed the trailer as “the best from Nollywood yet!”
Executive Producer of the movie, Biola Alabi said, “Banana Island Ghost is unprecedented in many regards, and we believe that this trailer will excite viewers, across Nigeria and beyond, to look forward to a rib cracking experience when the movie hits the cinema screens in August.”
In the trailer, Ijeoma (Chioma “Chigurl” Omeruah) wakes up to find a Ghost (Patrick Diabuah) next to her. Patrick the ghost has 3 days to fall in love and she will do anything to save her father’s house in Banana Island from the bank coming to reclaim it in 3 days.
Speaking at the trailer release conference, Omorinsojo Spaine, Producer of Banana Island Ghost (B.I.G) and partner at Nemsia Films said, “A lot of work and resources went into making this film, and I am very proud of what we’ve accomplished. The trailer has been hugely applauded and I can’t wait for everyone to see the film in August.” The movie was co-produced by Tolu Olusoga, Head of Productions at Biola Alabi Media (BAM).
This sneak peek therefore guarantees an action packed and comedy filled viewing experience when it is released in theatres on August 4, 2017.
The movie also features international Superstars like Tomiwa Edun, Uche Jombo, Saheed Balogun, Ali Nuhu, Bimbo Manuel, Damilola Adegbite, Lala Akindoju and Dorcas Fapson, among others.
“Banana Island Ghost is an outstanding endeavour and the level of dedication and professionalism that has been applied by everyone involved in the project, confirms to us that the film is set to be a record breaker,” said Moses Babatope, Group ED/COO FilmOne Distribution.
BAM and Nemsia Films are combining their creative capabilities and wealth of experience to produce a slate of five (5) ground-breaking films set to redefine Nollywood.
The two companies have also brought on strategic partners and sponsors for this project; Dr. Ayo Osunrinade, Michael Ugwu, the founder of FreeMe Digital, Adenike Adekanbi of HTB Entertainment Studios, Mr. Niyi Toluwalope and Basheer Tosin Ashafa of Tri-Equity Capital who are all Co-Executive Producers. Lipton, Sunlight Dishwasher, Coldstone Creamery, HelathPlus Pharmacy and Kilimanjaro Restaurants are all sponsors of the movie.
Below is the trailer of the movie: