A Hotel Called Memory (Nigeria: 2017)


Akin Omotoso

Cast list

Nse Ikpe-Etim

Nomzamo Mbatha


Lola, a recently divorced woman, tries to move on from her past by leaving her home and going on a journey. She follows a path of self-rediscovery through Zanzibar and Cape Town, with hopes of moving on and forgetting her painful experience.


Chidumga Izuzu, "“A Hotel Called Memory” is a Nigerian movie with no dialogue, creating room for various interpretations and capable of lodging itself in your memory for a very long time.", Pulse

Ọmọ́túndé Kasali, "A Hotel Called Memory – A Review," KTravula Blog

"A Hotel Called Memory to Premiere in Lagos," This Day

Ijeoma Onyemaechi, "Ego Boyo to premiere ‘A Hotel Called Memory’ — first film in eight years," TheCable Lifestyle

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