The most pronounced African Culture of the Diasporas remains the culture of the Yorubas. From Brazil to Trinidad, United States to Cuba, Haiti and across the entire Caribbean. Bigger Than Africa follows the trans-Atlantic slave trade route from West Africa to six different countries – USA, Nigeria, Brazil, Republic of Benin, Trinidad + Tobago and Cuba to explore and find reasons for the survival of this particular West African Culture.
(90mins) | USA
Oluwatoyin Ibrahim Adekeye
Oluwatoyin Ibrahim Adekeye, originally from Nigeria is now based in Los Angeles. He is a graduate of LACC and the Los Angeles Film School, an artist with an eye for detail & passion for perfection. He was the executive producer of Whole 'Nother Level, a short film that went to Cannes Film Festival in France.