Documentary on Abiola Set to Premiere

Lights, Camera, Africa' presents 'The Supreme Price', a documentary account of the Abiola story.

‘The Supreme Price’, an unprecedented and personal look at the Abiola story-which is still unfolding will premiere at this year’s edition of the Lights, Camera, Africa!!! Film Festival of The Life House.


The Supreme Price is a feature length documentary film that traces the evolution of the Pro-Democracy Movement in Nigeria and efforts to increase the participation of women in leadership roles.

Following the annulment of her father's victory in Nigeria's Presidential Election and her mother's assassination by agents of the military dictatorship, Hafsat Abiola faces the challenge of transforming a corrupt culture of governance into a democracy capable of serving Nigeria's most marginalized population: women.

(Produced and Directed by Joanna Lipper)

This year’s edition of Lights, Camera, Africa!!! Film Festival will run from September 26 to October 1 at the Federal Palace Hotel.

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