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'Ayanda' Movie starring OC Ukeje to open Durban Film Festival

'Ayanda' movie starring AMVCA award winning actor, OC Ukeje, has been announced as the opening night film for the upcoming Durban Film Festival.

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OC Ukeje in 'Ayanda' play

OC Ukeje in 'Ayanda'

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South African film 'Ayanda' from award-winning director Sara Blecher which stars Nigeria's AMVCA award winning OC Ukeje, will be the opening night film for the upcoming 36th  Durban Film Festival.


Fuelled by the electric energy and ethnic diversity of 21st century Johannesburg, Ayanda tells the story of a young woman whose dream of running a retro car restoration business is threatened by dark family secrets, the complications of love and the day-to-day challenges of life in the sprawling African metropolis.

The upcoming movie also stars Fulu Mugovhani, Thomas Gumede, Nthati Moshesh, Kenneth Nkosi, Jafta Mamabolo, Sihle Xaba and Vanessa Cooke alongside the 2015 AMVCA best actor winner, OC Ukeje.

The film festival is scheduled to run from  It runs from July 16 to July 26, 2015.

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