BFI: Black and Banned Seniors’ Free Matinee: Half of a Yellow Sun

…….on Monday 17 September 2018 14:00 as part of Black & Banned

Synopsis: Middle-class twin sisters Olanna (Newton) and Kainene (Noni Rose) must set aside their differences as they confront the turmoil of a civil war that threatens everything they hold dear. This drama-romance, adapted from the acclaimed novel of the same name, was initially banned by the Nigerian government for its depiction of the Biafran War. UK-Nigeria 2018. Dir Biyi Bandele With Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, John Boyega  Runtime: 111min

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