Mother of George (R)

Drama 107 September 20, 2013

After the joyous wedding between Adenike and Ayodele, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn, marital complications arise out of their inability to conceive a child. The problem devastates their family and defies cultural expectations, leading Adenike to make a shocking decision that could either save her family or destroy it. Dosunmu captures the nuances of this unique and fascinating culture by creating a beautiful, vibrant, and moving portrait of a couple whose joys and struggles are at once intimate and universal.

Andrew Dosunmu Danai Gurira, Yaya Alafia, Isaach De Bankolé, Anthony Okungbowa, Mohamed Dione, Babs Olusanmokun, Lenore Thomas, Angélique Kidjo, Esosa Edosomwan Darci Picoult Oscilloscope Pictures

Watch the Trailer

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >