Jude Idada’s Psychological Thriller “KOFA” Bags 2022 AFRIFF Best Film

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Jude Idada feature film “KOFA” took home the Best film at the Globe Award of the Africa International Film Festival 2022.


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The Globe Awards was an event that wrapped up the Africa International Film Festival that took place at the banquet Hall of Oriental Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos from the 7th to 11th of November 2022.

The film, “KOFA” won the best screenplay award foe Jude Idada and Best Actor award for Daniel Etom Effiong out of the six nominations it received. KOFA is a psychological thriller about a group of eight people who wake up to find themselves locked in a room. 

Jude Idada shares; ” KOFA is proof that once your heart and mind are in the right place, the impossible becomes possible. We made this film with love, grit, perseverance and belief. It is gratifying to see not only that it has won but more that it has been so warmly received by viewers.

The love is immense and we can’t wait for the public to see it soon”

Key Background 

   The film features; Daniel Etim Effiong, Kate Henshaw, Ijeoma Grace Agu, Beverly Naya, Zainab Balogun, Enyinna Nwigwe, Shawn Faqua, Charles Etubiebi, Gina Castel, Udoka Oyeka, Bucci Franklin, Lucy Ameh, Carol King, Afeez Oyetoro, Achalugo Chioma Ilozumba, Paul Utomi, Femi Olayiwole, Folu Ogunkeye, Kiki Omeili, Wale Ojo, Eucharia Okoye, and Kola “Aderupoko” Olaiya.

It was written, and directed Jude Idada alongside a producing team of Chibuzo “Chibie” Louis-Okoye, Femi D Ogunsanwo, Steve Sodiya and Jude Idaha, 

Kagho Idhebor credits as Director of Photography, edited and coloured by Ola’Kazeem Agboola, with a riveting score composition by Ava Momoh and sound mix and design by George Flores.

The production designer Jim “Fada” Franklyn led a team made of Hair, Makeup and Special Effects Designer Sandra Oyiana and Costume Designer Bunmi Oladipo alongside an award-winning crew.


Release Date

The title is yet to be confirmed for either a theatrical release or a streaming debut.

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