'The One for Sarah' confirmed for October theatrical release

September 27th 2022, 6:20:54 pm

The romantic drama is directed by Lyndsey Efejuku and produced by Uche Louis Okocha.

The One for Sarah movie directed by Lyndsey Efejuku [Instagram/trinomotionpictures]

Trino Motion Pictures' (Razz Guy, Sylvia) 'The One For Sarah' is finally headed to the big screens, nearly two years after principal photography.

In a new poster released by the production company, the Efejuku directed romantic drama will be distributed in cinemas by FilmOne Entertainment from October 28, 2022.

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Shot in November 2020, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the film starring Beverly Naya as the titular character, follows a young woman's journey of self-discovery. The leading lady is joined by Uzor Arukwe, Adunni Ade, Daniel Etim-Effiong, Broda Shaggi, Bucci Franklin, and Shalewa Ashafa.

The official synopsis reads: 'The One for Sarah' follows the story of Sarah, who has been through emotional abuse and is on the part to rediscover her self-worth and find love.

Speaking to Pulse exclusively in 2020, Uche Okocha, the film's producer detailed the challenges the production encountered while filming and complying with strict Covid-19 guidelines including compulsory testing and providing accommodation for the cast and crew.

The production was one for the few to strictly comply with Covid testing in 2020 in-spite of the cost implications.

Speaking on the feature film, director Lyndsey Efejuku, also told Pulse that the film will be a heartwarming one for film lovers for its presentation of a relatable human story.

Precious 'Mamazeus' Nwogu
Precious 'Mamazeus' Nwogu is a Nigerian film enthusiast, critic and journalist with an avid interest in Nollywood and African cinema.


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