For Maria Ebun Pataki, the critically acclaimed movie from Damilola Orimogunje, has had some of its overseas streaming rights acquired by All BLK.
All BLK (pronounced as “all-black”) is an over-the-top SVOD service operated by AMC Networks. It was formed by Robert L. Johnson, the founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET), in 2014.
For Maria Ebun Pataki trails the story of Derin, a new mother, who after a complicated delivery, struggles with postpartum depression and begins to withdraw from her family and the world around her.
The movie first premiered at Film Africa sometime in 2020 before arriving on Netflix in Nigeria in January 2022 to widespread, critical acclaim from critics and lay-viewers alike.
With this move to All BLK, more people around the world will get to watch the movie and appreciate the brilliance and amount of work Director Damilola Orimogunje put into this project.
Read our review of the movie HERE. It’s currently streaming on Netflix for the Nigerian audience.