Special Jollof is a 2020 Nigerian-American romantic comedy drama film produced and directed by Emem Isong. The film stars Joseph Benjamin, Uche Jombo and Femi Adebayo in the lead roles. The film was predominantly shot in both Nigeria and United States. The theme of the film is set as a love story with immigration in the background. The film was released on 14 February 2020 coinciding with the Valentine's Day and also with the celebration of the black history month in the United States.
|Directed by||Emem Isong|
|Produced by||Emem Isong|
Royal Arts Academy
|Distributed by||Blue Pictures Entertainment|
A white American woman journalist who revives after a breakup with her lover starts working as an undercover at a Nigerian restaurant to prove that Nigerians migrate illegally to the USA. She then eventually falls in love with a Nigerian guy.
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