Watch ‘Call Me By My Name,’ A Short Film By Bolaji Kekere-Ekun

Bolaji Kekere-Ekun Call Me By My Name

Call Me By My Name is a short film directed by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun of 37thSTATE, an increasingly popular production company based in Lagos, Nigeria. The short follows a troubled police detective who is trying to solve a murder. While interrogating the wife of the man who has disappeared, the detective is forced to face his childhood demons.

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With this short psychological thriller, Bolaji Kekere-Ekun delves into the world of gods and men while firmly situating itself in modern-day Africa. Call Me By My Name stars Nengi Adoki, Demi Banwo, and Segilola Ogidan. It was produced by Edith Nwekenta with Adekunle ‘Nodash’ Adejuyigbe serving as director of photography.

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The movie by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun touches on issues like infidelity, childhood trauma, and toxic masculinity.

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