The award-winning film, Ties That Bind hits major online platforms today via distributor Image Entertainment. Starring alongside Hollywood sweetheart Kimberly Elise, Omotola plays the role of Adobea, a terminally ill woman, who teams up with fellow women, Theresa(Elise)and Buki(Ama K Abebrse, bound together by a common pain, the loss of a child. In a destined meeting in a village in Kroboland, the women journey together to love, life and redemption.
The film also stars Ebbe Bassey, John Dumelo, David Dontoh and Hollywood star Randall Batinkoff who plays Dan Dubick. For fans in North America, Ties That Bind will be available on iTunes,
Amazon, Vudu, Xbox and YouTube. Produced by Turning Point Pictures the film was a cinema success across Africa. Its various premieres in countries including USA, Canada, and Nigeria with Ghana registering one of the biggest audiences ever.
‘Ties That Bind’ is rated as one of the dynamic movies of recent times considering its cast and story. It was also screened at different international film festivals around the world to include:
Official Selection – American Film Institute’s New African Films Festival; Samsung International Womens’ Film Festival, India;Winner, Best Diaspora film – San Diego Film Festival; Nominated Best Director, Leila Djansi – San Diego Black Film Festival; Nominated, Kimberly Elise, Best Actress – American Black Film Festival; Winner, Best Screenplay/story – African Movie Academy Awards; official Selection -Pan African Film Festival; Official Selection -San Diego Black Film Festival; 9 awards – Ghana Movie awards; and official Selection – WOCAF