Kamara's Tree

Kamara's Tree is a 2013 Nigerian comedy drama film, directed by Desmond Elliot, starring Desmond Elliot, Lydia Forson, Ivie Okujaye, Tessy Abubakar, Bobby Obodo, Ginnefine Kanu, Morris K Sesay and Dabota Lawson.[2][3][4][5][6] Set and shot in Freetown, Sierra Leone,[2][7] the film tells the story of a family who gather for the wedding of one of their number, whom the rest of them have not seen for many years; each of the family members has to deal with the diverse behaviours of the others as a result.

Kamara's Tree
Kamara's Tree poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byDesmond Elliot
Written byIvie Okujaye
Produced byMorris K. Sesay
CinematographyAustin Nwaolie
Denziot Productions
Release date
  • 19 April 2013 (2013-04-19)
Sierra Leone


  • Desmond Elliot as Tejan Kamara
  • Tessy Abubakar as Tenneth Kamara
  • Bobby Obodo as Nouhou Kamara
  • Ginnefine Kanu as Selina Kamara
  • Morris K Sesay as Abdul Kamara
  • Lydia Forson as
  • Ivie Okujaye as Vero Kamara
  • Dabota Lawson as
  • Julius Spencer as


A trailer for Kamara's Tree was released on 17 December 2012.[8] The film premiered on VOD and television in February 2014, via IROKOtv and Africa Magic respectively.[9][10]

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  1. ^ "Kamara's Tree". Afrinolly. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  2. ^ a b "ANOTHER DESMOND ELLIOT BLOCKBUSTER FAMILY SAGA MOVIE- KAMARA TREE". AprokoCity. 3 January 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  3. ^ "Add This to Your Must Watch List! Desmond Elliot presents "Kamara's Tree" – Nollywood, Ghollywood & Sierra Leonean stars collaborate in New Blockbuster". BellaNaija.com. 3 January 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  4. ^ Amoah, Abena Appiah (13 December 2012). "New Movie: Watch The Teaser Of The Movie Lydia Forson Went To Shoot In Sierra Leone Feat. Desmond Elliot, Morris Sesay, Bobby Obodo & Others-KAMARA'S TREE". GhanaCelebrities. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Kamara's Tree". DStv. Africa Magic. 1 January 2014. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  6. ^ "Desmond Elliot stars in "Kamara's Tree" (VIDEO)". African Movies News. 27 December 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  7. ^ "Desmond Elliot stars in "Kamara's Tree" (VIDEO)". NollywoodOne.com Online. 27 December 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  8. ^ "Kamara Tree – Trailer". Golden Icons. 26 December 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  9. ^ "Desmond Elliot, Morris Sesay & Lydia Forson Star In 'KAMARA'S TREE' - EXCLUSIVELY ON iROKOtv PLUS". iROKO. IROKOtv. February 2014. Retrieved 26 September 2014.
  10. ^ "Kamara's Tree". DStv. Africa Magic. 21 January 2014. Retrieved 26 September 2014.

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