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Half of a Yellow Sun

United Kingdom | Nigeria | 2013 | Biyi Bandele

Half of a Yellow Sun

Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) and Thandie Newton star in this epic film version of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s novel, about two UK-educated sisters who return to Nigeria in the mid-1960s and get caught up in the outbreak of the Nigerian Civil War (aka the Biafran War). “A well-acted, finely wrought epic.” –The NY Times.

111 min. In English. Blu-ray. Cleveland theatrical premiere.

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