Alaskaland

Director: Chinonye Chukwu
Countries: Nigeria / USA
Year: 2012
Running Time: 75 min.
Language: English

In this gorgeous, knowing debut film, Chukwuma, an Alaska-raised Nigerian struggles to balance his cultural heritage with the pressures of the world around him. After a family tragedy forces a two-year estrangement from his younger sister Chidinma, the siblings reconnect in their hometown.