Golden Effects Pictures is a limited liability company incorporated in July 2005 as a film production company.
The Company’s core competence in its vast experience are in film production, editing, film equipment rentals, and film consulting and we strongly believe in making generally accepted and socially conscious films for the public consumption without compromising standards.
What We Offer
OCTOBER 1, a fictional, psychological thriller, set against the backdrop of the National celebratory mood of the impending independence of Nigeria on October 1, 1960.
Nigerian Police Detective, DANLADI WAZIRI, is sent to the trading town of Akote, by the Imperial British government, to solve a series of female murders. He must solve the mystery of these deadly attacks before the British flag is lowered and the Nigerian flag raised on Independence Day… October 1.
Produced and directed by the multi-award winning Filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan and with an international cast of renowned Nigerian and British actors, OCTOBER 1 set remarkable standards in African cinema
The movie Irapada, which invariably means Redemption was our first full film. It’s a drama film, which circles around a young man named, Dewunmi, who is of Yoruba origin, but lives in the Northern part of the country. He has an unannounced visitation from his mother who tries to convince him to come back home to carry out some cultural rites, a sort of redemption on behalf of the family as she deals with a foray of nightmares. Prompted by these constant nightmares, she has gone to see an interpreter who tells her that there is need for her son (who features prominently in the dream) to be around for the cleansing to take place. She travels to the North to tell her son. But Dewunmi, being educated turns a deaf ear to her, by deciding not to partake in such activity. Unfortunately, the mother dies on her way back home, and his life spirals into a manifold of adventures after…
Irapada- a multiple award winning movie was shot on High Definition and has been taken all over the world for showcase especially at major festivals. Three weeks of its DVD release into the market recorded 100,000 copies of sale.
Phone Swap is the company’s 3rd feature film- a comedic tale that surrounds two very opposite individuals. Prior to its release, it had already been review by the New York Times where the Director was likened to the legendary Martin Scorsese after they were marveled by the depth in creativity and the artistry displayed.
The movie revolves around Akin and Mary who meet for the first time at an airport where they accidentally bump into each other and mistakenly swap their identical Blackberry phones. This leads to a destination mix up after they receive one another’s text regarding a travel destination.
Consequently, Akin ends up traveling to where Mary is supposed to go and vice versa.
Neither knows about the swap until they have reached their opposite destinations and “the phone” stops ringing (In Mary’s case) and “Won’t stop ringing” (In Akins’s case).
As a result of the phone swap, they agree to help carry out each other’s missions, armed with the information and data on each other’s phone.
But it’s not as easy as they both think as new obstacles and complications rise at every turn as they both struggle to adapt to their alien environment and situation.
Mary has to walk in Akins shoes and represent him in a company meeting while Akin has to represent Mary in her family meeting, and this they did with hilarious results…
Five top level staff of a telecommunications company are selected for a retreat where the new CEO of a global company will be chosen. What starts off as cordial soon spirals into something sinister as each attempts to outdo the another to be named The CEO.
The C.E.O. is a psychological thriller which features three time Grammy Award winning musician, Angelique Kidjo and a host of international actors from across Africa.