In 1876, Mary Slessor, a Scottish missionary arrives Nigeria, where her work and strong personality allows her be trusted and accepted by the locals while spreading Christianity. Protecting native children and promoting women's rights. With her love for the people she is able to stop the barbaric killing of newborn twins, who were believed to be evil spirits in Nigeria at the time.



Directed by  Jeta Amata

Produced by Jeta Amata


Starring-  Alison Pargeter, Fred Amata, Mbong Amata and Emmanuel Effah Williamson

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Into The Niger Delta

Into the Niger Delta is a powerful documentary that chronicles the experiences of 7 diverse Americans as they travel to the environmentally devastated, oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria.



Directed by  Jeta Amata


Starring-  Claire Fraser, Andy Supanz, Howard Pollard, Elizabeth Upton, Ken Miller, Osas Og, Jaqueline and Enyinna Nwigwe.

JETA AMATA CONCEPTS

Working towards a non-violent legacy for the Niger Delta.



Directed by  Jeta Amata

Produced by - Jeta Amata, Claire Fraser and Caesar Oruade

DAWN IN THE CREEKS

The story of British slave trader John Newton's voyage to West Africa and the events that inspired him to write the world's most popular hymn, Amazing Grace.



Directed by  Jeta Amata

Written by  Jeta Amata


Starring-  Nick Moran, Fred Amata, Scott Cleverdon and Mbong Amata

The Amazing Grace

Road To Redemption

Samantha McFadden, daughter of a US Senator, fresh out of medical school takes up a volunteer position in Nigeria. Sam has her Western preconceptions shattered by what she encounters. With the aid of an educated tribal chief, Sam attempts to drag this small corner of the world into the modern era.


Directed by  Jeta Amata

Written by  Jeta Amata & Viva Bianca


Starring-  Viva Bianca, Akon. Zack Amata, Margaret Avery, Fred Amata, Yvonne Nelson, Ray Wise and Brenda Strong.

A family epic film, that tells a story of loyalty, bravery, valour and love. It takes us into the world of a beautiful princess, Inale, daughter of the great King Oche, of the Idoma people in Idomaland, Nigeria. Inale's beloved Odeh must win a wrestling tournament to win her hand in marriage. When a stranger appears, that challenges not only the tradition of the village but the strength of Odeh and Inale's true love.



Directed by  Jeta Amata

Written by  Jeta Amata


Starring-  Caroline Chikezie, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Ini Edo, Mbong Amata, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Keppy Ekpenyong-Bassey and Dede Mabiaku

Inale

A volatile, oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against their corrupt government and multi-national oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed by excessive drilling and spills. To seek justice, a rebel organization kidnaps an american oil executive and demands that his corporation end the destruction and pollution. Inspired by true events, BLACK NOVEMBER is the gripping story of how a community rises up and takes drastic measures to make sure their voices are heard.



Directed by  Jeta Amata

Written by  Jeta Amata


Starring-  Anne Heche, Vivica A. Fox, Mbong Amata, Hakeem-Kae-Kazim, Wyclef Jean, Fred Amata, Sarah Wayne Callies, Akon, Zack Amata, Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke.

Black november

MAry Slessor