Mother of George

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Yoruba
Format: DVD 2013
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Summary
Adenike and Ayodele are a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn. Following the joyous celebration of the their wedding, complications arise out of their inability to conceive a child, a problem that devastates their family and defies cultural expectations, leading Adenike to make a shocking decision that could either save her family or destroy it.
Additional Information
Subjects Nigerians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Nigerian Americans -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Nigerian Americans -- Family relationships -- Drama.
Conception -- Drama.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Publisher New York, NY :Oscilloscope Laboratories,2013
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Dosunmu, Andrew, director.
Picoult, Darci, screenwriter.
Knudsen, Lars, producer.
Bankolé, Isaach de, actor.
Okungbowa, Tony, actor.
Gurira, Danai, actor.
Alafia, Yaya, actor.
Ajayi, Bukky, actor.
Kidjo, Angélique, 1960- actor.
Miller, Philip, 1964- composer.
Ajiwe Fun Orisha, production company.
Maybach Film Productions, production company.
Parts and Labor (Firm), production company.
SimonSays Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Isaach De Bankolé, Tony Okungbowa, Danai Gurira, Yaya Alafia, Bukky Ajayi, Angelique Kidjo.
Other Contributors Director photography, Bradford Young ; editor, Oriana Soddu ; music, Philip Miller.
Audience Rating: R; for sexuality, some language and a disturbing image.
Language English
Yoruba
In English and Yoruba, with optional English subtitles.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: audio commentary; "A human story" featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 0; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound.
Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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