Spotlight on Sidy Diallo ( Producer and Director of The Soul Movie )
My last Spotlight of the year is on Mr.Sidy Diallo, UK based filmmaker from the Republic of Guinea. Mr Diallo's vast experience amassed from the exceptional training and mentoring received during his academic years at the Nederlandse Filmacademie in Holland, New York Film Academy ( New York ) and the London Film Academy. During the budding stage of his filming career he was able to develop and grow in his craft after having worked with notable film professionals like Ernie Hudson who featured in many films including; Ghostbusters, Miss Congeniality and Transformers.
Mr Sidy Diallo's immense contribution to African cinema has left and continue to leave remarkable impression on his fans across Europe, USA, UK and Guinea. He currently runs a charity organisation in Guinea ( Sidy Diallo Foundation ) to support children suffering from cancer and kidney related diseases. Sidy Diallo has made an undoubtedly smashing entry into the UK Nollywood Film Industry with his first feature film ( The Soul ) drawing over 14,500 visitors on YouTube in less than a week. The Soul produced and directed by Sidy Diallo featured most of Nollywood seasoned actors in the UK; Ikenna Obi, Fatima Jabbe Maada Bio, Collins Ajuma Archie-Pearce and Olivia Eze. The Soul will be premiered on the 26th of April 2014 at the The Lighthouse Camberwell London.
For updates on Sidy Diallo click on link below.
The Soul Official Trailer