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New World Distribution signs AlaskaLand
New World Distribution signs deal to distribute “AlaskaLand”.
After two years the siblings reconnect to find their estrangement has created new personal and cultural frictions in ways that bring them closer to each other and their roots, as well as help them define what it means to be a Nigerian in Alaska.
Producer Chinonye Chukwu shared with us that “It [AlaskaLand]
“Part of Chukwuma's conflict is that he's trying to appease some of his black American male friends, trying to live up to the image of being a black-American male. And even for myself as a child, and even into high school, it wasn't cool for my mother to show up at school wearing traditional Nigerian attire and bringing me Joll of rice, you know? I just wanted burger and fries.”
Chinonye Chukwu has screened her film “AlaskaLand”
Cary Floyd, CCO of New World Distribution, states “In the world of independent filmmaking, it is rare to come across a filmmaker that understands all facets of the filmmaking process, Chinonye Chukwu is one of those rare filmmakers. We are excited to be chosen as the distributor that will bring her new great film Alaskaland, to the masses.”
About New World Distribution
New World Distribution is a team of film executives, producers, directors, screenwriters, media and marketing professionals with one goal—to provide independent producers of film and television the opportunity to be seen and heard. New World is a full‐service development‐
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