Melissa O. Adeyemo on EYIMOFE
Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) • 14m
In this interview with Melissa O. Adeyemo, recorded in 2021, the producer discusses how the filmmaking team and financing for EYIMOFE—funded entirely in Nigeria—came together, and the realities of filming on location in Lagos.
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EYIMOFE Deleted Scenes
Presented here are two scenes that, though they had to be cut from the final version of EYIMOFE, were key to the filmmakers’ creative and working process.
EYIMOFE Deleted Scenes with Commentary
Presented here are two deleted scenes accompanied by audio commentary, featuring directors Arie and Chuko Esiri and recorded in 2022. They are accompanied by an audio commentary, featuring directors Arie and Chuko Esiri and recorded in 2022.
Directed by Arie Esiri and Chuko Esiri • 2017 • United States, Nigeria
Starring Jacob Alexander
This short film was directed by Arie and Chuko Esiri in 2017, while they were studying film at Columbia University and New York University, respectively, and it stars EYIMOFE’s Jacob Alexander as a si...