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Half of a Yellow Sun (8-Sep-2013)

Director: Biyi Bandele

Writer: Biyi Bandele

From novel by: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Keywords: Drama, Nigeria

Two siblings join up with a calamitous fight for independence in 1960s Nigeria.

Adapted from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's novel of the same name, Half of a Yellow Sun follows the story of Olana and Kainene, twins and Nigerian aristocrats whose shared exposure to radical thought in the course of their uppercrust education leads them to join up with the fight for independence in their homeland.

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Chiwetel Ejiofor
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Thandie Newton
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