It’s one thing to watch a movie just to while away time, it’s another to revel in the joy of it. Truth is anytime prolific film producer and screen writer Emem Isong dishes out a movie from her stables, you can be sure you’re in for a swell time!
Today as the distinguished film producer turns a year older, we cast our minds back as we relieve some beautiful moments she’s blessed us with, many thanks to her movies indeed.
In no particular order, here are 5 Emem Isong movies, which kept us begging for more:
Reloaded is a 2009 Nigerian romantic drama film directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen & Ikechukwu Onyeka and produced by Emem Isong, starring Ramsey Nouah, Rita Dominic, Desmond Elliot, Stephanie Okereke, Ini Edo and Nse Ikpe Etim.
It received 3 nominations at the 5th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Knocking on Heaven’s Door
Knocking on Heaven’s Door is a 2014 Nigerian musical romantic drama film written by Vivian Chiji, produced by Emem Isong and directed by Desmond Elliot, starring Majid Michel, Adesuwa Etomi and Blossom Chukwujekwu.
Apaye is a 2014 Nigerian biographical drama film directed by Desmond Elliot, starring Clarion Chukwura, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Belinda Effah, and Mbong Amata. The big time hit was produced by Emem Isong.
Guilty Pleasures is a 2009 Nigerian drama film directed by Desmond Elliot and Daniel Ademinokan, produced by Desmond Elliot and Emem Isong, starring Ramsey Nouah, Majid Michel and Nse Ikpe Etim. It was nominated for Best Screenplay at the 6th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Games Women Play
Games Women Play is a 2005 Drama film produced by Emem Isong and Rob Emeka Eze, directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen and starring: Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Genevieve Nnaji, Desmond Elliot and Stella Damasus.
It landed nominations for Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Musical Score and Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Make Up.
From Happenings to renowned movie producer Emem Isong, here’s wishing you a Happy Birthday!