It is our pleasure to present the exclusive photographs of the successful August 16 UK premiere of Mahmood Ali-Balogun’s Tango with Me at the Odeon IMAX Greenwich Cinema in London. In fact the Odeon calls it a great film and gives it the maximum five stars! And it has also been well reviewed by the Film Blog of The Guardian of UK. Tango With Me's budget is high by African standards (80-100m naira – about £326,000).
DJ Abass, the entertainment consultant" for African events in London was the compere.
Film running length: 103 min
(excl trailers and advertisements)
UK Release Date: 24/8/2012
Directed by: Mahmood Ali-Balogun
Distributor: Evrit Films
Starring the new poster boy of Nollywood Joseph Benjamin and Nollywood diva Genevieve Nnaji in the leading roles
Tango with Me tells the story of Lola (Genevieve Nnaji) and Uzo (Joseph Benjamin), a Nigerian couple looking forward to a life of married bliss together. But when the happiest day of their lives becomes one of their saddest, the couple set off on a journey of self discovery where they experience the true power of forgiveness.
"What we are going through, Hollywood went through and Bollywood went through," said Ali-Balogun, the director of Tango With Me, from the Film Blog of The Guardian of UK.