After successful premieres in two of Nigeria’s major cities, Lagos and Port Harcourt, and two more cities in the UK, London and Coventry, ”Damage”, the movie on domestic violence produced by award winning actress and Globacom Ambassador, Uche Jombo is set for the God’s own country, the United States of America where it is expected to premiere in eight major cities.
The clamor for the movie in the US since its release to the cinemas has been overwhelming and intriguing.
The movie that has taken the International film industry by storm is slated for screenings in the US cities of Staten Island, NY – Minneapolis, Minnesota – Atlanta, Georgia – Louisville, Kentucky – Houston and Dallas, Texas – Washington Metropolitan Area – and Trenton, NJ. Red Carpet dates include an after party attended by the cast.
Interestingly, the US premier of Damage, coincides with the US Domestic Violence Awareness Month and lends its’ voice to the international outcry against domestic violence. A portion of the movie proceeds will be donated to a non-profit organization that aids and educates victims of domestic violence.
The Damage Movies, produced by Uche Jombo Studios, is a collection of three distinct but interwoven stories. Aimed at advocacy for social issues, each story addresses important problems affecting individuals, families and society at large.
The Damage premiere tour is supported by the Abia state government, ICMA, Solution Media and Arik Air. The film will also be premiered in Ghana on November 5 and 6 after which it will open for public viewing at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas across the country
Speaking on the American premiere, the delectable lead actress cum producer, Uche Jombo said “ I’m deeply overwhelmed by the support and love for the movie in the US. I’m also grateful that the message in the movie is having the desired impact we set out to achieve and many more advocacy bodies are calmouring to partner with us with the aim of spreading the message to a wider audience round the globe. I’m indeed honoured”