A LIFE CALLED TEARS

A LIFE CALLED TEARS
Logline: A Life Called Tears is a narrative Short film that tells about the menace of child labour in Nigeria, told from the eyes of a Young Girl subjected to labour due to hardship.

Synopsis: After migrating from the Northern part of the country due to communal clashes, Simi Pam and her family settle in a suburb in Lagos and become subjected to poverty. In order to make ends meet, the eleven years old Simi is forced into child labour which leads her into the hands of rapist. Ever since that unfortunate incidence, Timi Pam’s life has never been the same because she battles with VVF.

  • PETER FADA
    Director
  • SEGUN AJAYI
    Writer
  • PETER FADA
    Producer
  • AMINA NDIM
    Key Cast
    "MAMA"
  • ADEOLA SHODIMU
    Key Cast
    "SIMI"
  • AMARACHI WILLIAMS
    Key Cast
    "NARRATOR"
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    16 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    January 27, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    300 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Nigeria
  • Country of Filming:
    Nigeria
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    BLACKMAGIC FILM
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director - PETER FADA