Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Fri, Mar 23, 2018
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Director Steve Gukas In Person!
Co-presented by O2A Media and the USC School of Cinematic Arts. Official Airline sponsor: Air France.

The most populous country in Africa, Nigeria is home to one of the world’s most prosperous film industries, frequently referred to as “Nollywood.” This showcase of Nigerian cinema will continue at USC with additional films, panels and activities. For information on additional “Nollywood in Hollywood” events, visit

Discussion following with director Steve Gukas.
2016, 118 min, Nigeria, Dir: Steve Gukas

This compelling drama of dedication, sacrifice, resilience and survival is based on the true story of the people who risked their lives to prevent a catastrophic virus outbreak in Nigeria. After a Liberian American collapses upon arrival at the Lagos airport, he is diagnosed with the Ebola virus; over a 93-day period, men and women from Nigeria, the World Health Organization and Doctors Without Borders race against time to contain the deadly disease as lives are lost and heroes are born. Starring Bimbo Akintola, Somkele Idhalama and Danny Glover.

Screening format: DCP
Egyptian Theatre • Fri, Mar 23, 2018 • 7:30pm
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