The Line-Up

  • 13'
  • Nigeria
  • 2013
Ten men from Lagos participate in a mysterious ritual: they are lined up, blindfolded and inspected by a woman. Seven prove to be 'chosen' and are given a large reward. Bala, who desperately needs money for his sick sister, hopes to be next. Poverty makes him take enormous risks.
Director
Folasakin Iwajomo
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
Nigeria
Year
2013
Festival Edition
IFFR 2014
Length
13'
Medium
DCP
Languages
Yoruba, English
Producer
Victor Okhai
Production Company
International Film & Broadcast Academy Lagos
Sales
Big World Cinema
Screenplay
Kemi Adesoye
Cinematography
Jebo Bature
Editor
Oluwaseun Akins, Emily Bussac
Cast
Olalekan O’dabo, Frank Paladini
Website
http://www.goethe.de/africanmetropolis