African International Film Festival (AFRIFF) winner, C. J. Obasi has released a trailer for his adaptation of Nnedi Okorafor’s Afrofuturistic short thriller, titled “Hello, Moto”. His film is titled “Hello, Rain”, and it takes us through the life of a woman, as she discovers and explores links between witchcraft and science to create wigs that would give her friends supernatural powers.
C.J Obasi, runs Fiery Film Company, with his wife, the TV and film producer, Oge Obasi. So far he has released two thrillers that gained attention at international movie festivals: “Ojuju” won four awards, including the best Nigerian film category at AFRIFF, and “O-Town” won the award for best soundtrack at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA)
Considering his track record, we’re excited to see what C. J. Obasi does with Nnedi Okorafor’s gripping short story.
Watch the teaser trailer for C. J. Obasi’s Hello, Rain here: