Private Project

The Northern King

Battle lines are drawn when two childhood friends are pitted against each other in the battle of a life time as Amin, a former United States Airman returns to his home country to discover his best friend has become a drug king. After being put in charge of the case, Amin vows to bring down Mannahn. But it took great sacrifice to become the King. And the King will not go down without a fight!

  • M. Sayibu
    Director
    This Line Of Work, We Learned To Say Cheese
  • M. Sayibu
    Writer
    This Line Of Work
  • Mico Majid-Michel
    Producer
  • Versha Grant
    Key Cast
  • Henry Adofo
    Key Cast
  • Jeffrey Forson
    Key Cast
  • Justin Adda
    Key Cast
  • Anita Donkor
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Genres:
    Action, Crime, Drama
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 43 minutes 33 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 25, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    2,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Ghana
  • Country of Filming:
    Ghana
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • ACCRA
    Ghana
    March 31, 2017
    GHANAIAN PREMIERE
Director Biography - M. Sayibu

M. Sayibu is a Ghanaian filmmaker who started out making training videos while serving in the United States Air Force. After being discharged from the Military, he pursued film full time starting with shooting Music videos including "The One (Can't Stay Broke", "Found Love", and "Stay Ready" for hip hop artist Don Badgett. He followed that up with a documentary about his childhood in Ghana (We Learned to say cheese!) and then the critically acclaimed short, "This Line of Work" which he put together with a few friends over one weekend. Sayibu moved back to Ghana and has consequently directed his first feature film, 'The Northern King'

Add Director Biography