Watch the new trailer for 'Eyimofe' ahead of North American release

The film was acquired by Janus films for North American cinema distribution.

Jude Awudike as Mofe in 'Eyimofe' [Instagram/@chukoesiri]

Producers of critically acclaimed Nigerian feature film, 'Eyimofe' (This Is My Desire) have debuted a new trailer ahead of its July 23 North American theatrical release.

The film was acquired by Janus films in May for distribution. According to reports, the deal will see the film distributed in North American theatres followed by a streaming platform release on the Criterion Channel and home video release via the Criterion Collection.

Directed by Arie and Chuko Esiri, 'Eyimofe'(This Is My Desire) follows the stories of Mofe, a factory technician and Rosa, a hairdresser and their quest for a better life as immigrants. it stars Jude Akuwudike, Temi Ami-Williams, Lala Akindoju and more.

Watch the new trailer:

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