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Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

(2024)
Movie
May 17, 2024
Historical, Drama
91 mins
Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti follows the story of Fela’s mother; Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, from her pioneering days as the first female student at Abeokuta Grammar School to her marriage to Israel Ransome-Kuti. Together, they challenge oppression and create the Abeokuta Women’s Union, igniting a fierce battle against colonial and traditional rulers. This narrative artfully contrasts FRK’s tireless activism with her delicate balancing act as a wife and mother, revealing the indomitable spirit of a woman who changed the course of history.
Language(s): English, Yoruba
Directed by:   Bolanle Austen-Peters
Written by:   Tunde Babalola
'Funmilayo Ransome Kuti' movie poster (2024) - Nollywire

Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

(2024)
Movie
May 17, 2024
Historical, Drama
91 mins
Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti follows the story of Fela’s mother; Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, from her pioneering days as the first female student at Abeokuta Grammar School to her marriage to Israel Ransome-Kuti. Together, they challenge oppression and create the Abeokuta Women’s Union, igniting a fierce battle against colonial and traditional rulers. This narrative artfully contrasts FRK’s tireless activism with her delicate balancing act as a wife and mother, revealing the indomitable spirit of a woman who changed the course of history.
Language(s): English, Yoruba
Produced by:   Joseph Umoibom, Bolanle Austen-Peters
Directed by:   Bolanle Austen-Peters
Written by:   Tunde Babalola
'Funmilayo Ransome Kuti' movie poster (2024) - Nollywire

Funmilayo Ransome Kuti

Movie
2024
Historical, Drama
91 mins
Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti follows the story of Fela’s mother; Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, from her pioneering days as the first female student at Abeokuta Grammar School to her marriage to Israel Ransome-Kuti. Together, they challenge oppression and create the Abeokuta Women’s Union, igniting a fierce battle against colonial and traditional rulers. This narrative artfully contrasts FRK’s tireless activism with her delicate balancing act as a wife and mother, revealing the indomitable spirit of a woman who changed the course of history.
Language(s): English, Yoruba
Produced by:   Joseph Umoibom, Bolanle Austen-Peters
Directed by:   Bolanle Austen-Peters
Written by:   Tunde Babalola

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Mrs Bertha Josiah
Mrs Brown
Young Israel
Reverend Josiah
Israel Ransome Kuti
Grace Eniola Soyinka
Mrs Bertha Josiah
Mrs Brown
Young Israel
Reverend Josiah
Israel Ransome Kuti
Grace Eniola Soyinka
Funmilayo Ransome Kuti
Bekolari Ransome Kuti
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8.8 out of 10 stars (based on 52 reviews)

Interesting and fun

May 20, 2024

It was worth my time so and go and watch

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Precious

Finally understand where fela got his stubbornness. Everything in the movie was on point from story to cinematography just an epic tale

May 20, 2024

If you haven’t seen the movie as a Nigerian you should, the movie makes me proud of our culture

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Toritsemugbemi

This movie is super interesting, knowledge packed.

May 20, 2024

This brought back my love for Nollywood movies, I have never heard the story of Fumilayo before.. The brains behind this movie deserves all awards possible.

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Funmilayo Ransome Kuti: Details

and Box Office

₦423,500

Gross Box Office

Distributor: Cinemax Distribution Limited
Opening: ₦184,250
Release Date: May 17, 2024
Runtime: 91 minutes
Genres: Historical, Drama
In Release: 1 weeks
Widest Release: 1 cinemas
Language: English, Yoruba
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Production: Bolanle Austen-Peters Production
Produced by: Joseph Umoibom, Bolanle Austen-Peters

Weekly Box Office

Date Week Weekly Gross
Sep 8, 2023 1 ₦423500

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