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Tony Abulu in Back to Africa

Back to Africa

1997 NR

Sade (Ella Asaad), a young African-American woman, sets off for Nigeria on a quest to find her father 22 years after he abandoned her and her mother in New York. With only his name as a clue, Sade must navigate a foreign land as her quest leads her and a guide deep into the countryside in this emotional tale. The film features stunning scenery and rarely seen African rituals, including a Yoruba and Igbo wedding and a kingship ceremony.