Dream Kweens (2007) (Cameroon: 2007)

Dream Kweens

 

Directors: Ebeny Armstrong & Lady Kate Njeuma

Cast:

Soleil Diva                               Jamillah
Robert Peters                       Bodyguard
Sammy Ngalame               Uncle George Hengi
Herman Mbiki                    Lover Boy TJ
Louise Nunga                     Kiarra
Becky Eko Samuel           Aunty Feli Hengi
Emmanuel Chebe            Mr. Matthews
Ousman Joof                     Mr. Palez
T. Boy Sienni                    Gangster Leader

 

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Synopsis: “Dream Kweens” tells the story of a young Cameroonian immigrant invited to America by a family that promises to help her through university. When she gets to America, however, she finds out her family cannot afford her education. The disappointment leads her to the path of chasing her childhood dream of becoming a model, a career that is culturally unacceptable. Challenged on all fronts, she is determined to succeed. The movie is a story of struggle, cultural bias, passion and the sweetness of success. (Taken From ohmynews.com)

 

Articles and Reviews:

Yemti Harry Ndienla, African ‘Dream Kweens’ Debuts Abroad. Oh My News International (Online Magazine)

Sheriff Janko, Gambian Features in Dream Kweens Movie. Daily Observer (Online Magazine)

Academic Articles: N/A

 

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