Madu (2024)

Chase your dreams, no matter the distance

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release Date: 2024-02-07
  • User Rating: 7.2/10 from 4 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 40min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Hunting Lane Films
  • Production Country: Nigeria, United States of America
  • Directors: Matthew Ogens, Joel Kachi Benson.
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From practicing barefoot on the streets of Lagos to performing on stage in England, twelve year old Anthony Madu leaves his home in Nigeria to study at one of the most prestigious ballet schools in the world. Anthony, who had barely left his neighborhood in Lagos, finds himself thrust into a new world where his wildest dream is suddenly within reach. His journey is a story of extraordinary obstacles, courage, growth, and ultimately, his search for belonging.

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  • Anthony Madu

    as Self
Directing Matthew Ogens Director
Directing Joel Kachi Benson Director
Editing Georgia Dodson Editor
Camera Charlie Goodger Director of Photography
Camera Motheo Moeng Director of Photography
Sound Jackson Greenberg Original Music Composer
Production Adeyinka Oduniyi Executive Producer
Production Joshua Roth Executive Producer
Production Jamie Patricof Producer
Production Katie McNeill Producer
Production Matthew Ogens Producer
Production Rachel Halilej Producer
Sound Bonnie Wild Sound Mixer
Editing Paul Yacono Colorist
Editing Raaghav Minocha Assistant Editor
Production Toby Louie Post Producer
Editing Raaghav Minocha Additional Editor