The cinema screening of Lion Heart, the directorial bldebut of veteran actress , Genevieve Nnaji has flooded the social media due to alleged industrial controversy.
It was gathered that the movie was purchased by Netflix in July , as Genevieve’s team announced it last Friday that the cinema screening in Nigeria will commence tomorrow Friday the 21st of December, 2018.
A viral statement from the movie’s team said that the powers that be i.e the distribution companies, have refused to show the movie in all the cinemas across Nigeria .
The statement also said one of the major distributors , who agreed to display the movie , backed out of deal after which it was “arm twisted”.
By Joshua Olagundoye