The ELFIKE Collective is happy to announce that on the 28th September
2018, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai will be available for the
first time ever on digital platforms across the globe. It is a source of
pride and joy that this ELFIKE film collective production will be the
very first Nollywood title made available on iTunes.
Wedding Party 2 Broke Records
With its international release in a groundbreaking twenty four countries
worldwide, the Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai is the highest
grossing Nigerian cinema release of all time. Directed by Niyi
Akinmolayan, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai represents a triumph
of ambitious Nigerian Filmmaking.
Fans of Tinuade (Sola Sobowale), Bamidele (Alibaba), Dunni (Adesua
Etomi), Dozie (Bankole Wellington), Felix (Richard Mofe-Damijo) and
Obianuju (Ireti Doyle) will be able to catch up with them and with all
the other great characters you know and love as we traverse the global
from Lagos to Dubai.
Wedding Party 2 is rolling out on other platforms too
In addition to iTunes, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai will be
rolled out on other digital platforms which include Amazon Prime,
Microsoft Video, Google Play, myFilmhouse, EbonyLife ON and the Nigerian
Government’s satellite based SVOD platform, InView.
ELFIKE Film Collective is an alliance of Africa’s leading studios –
EbonyLife Film, FilmOne Distribution, Inkblot Productions and Koga
This unprecedented move by an indigenous studio does not only cement the
Filmhouse/FilmOne group’s position as an all-rounder in the industry,
but also satiate fans of The Wedding Party franchise who have eagerly
awaited the opportunity to own a copy of the sequel, and continually
re-live the magic of the film.
Mo Abudu, the Managing Director of EbonyLife Films said
_“This is an important milestone for our content and for us to tell
our stories and put forward our perspective. We are very proud of our
achievements in film and movie making, we consistently work to ensure we
provide the best content for our audience._”
Managing Director of FilmOne Distribution & Production, a member of the
ELFIKE Collective and the distributor of the film, Moses Babatope had
this to say:
_“Distribution doesn’t end in the cinemas. It starts there.
There’s always an avenue and an experience that the fans are looking
for. We just fulfil that need. FilmOne wouldn’t be the powerhouse it
is without the support of its sister companies: Filmhouse Cinemas and
myFilmhouse. It’s a thing of pride to see all three of these arms
working in perfect sync and capturing markets at home and
As a value-add for the audience, FilmOne is making special discount
codes available to online consumers of the movie. These will be
customised to the film’s star-studded cast and pushed out via their
social media handles.