Perri Pierre’s production – Addiction has been nominated for this year’s Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Award. The Nollywood and African Film Critics Awards is an annual award that rewards film practitioners within or from the African continent. It has been held in the United States since its maiden edition on September 17, 2011. Its fifth edition will be held on September 12th, 2015 at the Ace Theatre in Los Angeles, California, and “Addiction” is nominated in the Short Film Category.
This Danny Dzhurayev film follows the story of a young man (Perri Pierre) who battles between his addiction to drugs and alcohol and his quest to find true love. Until he meets a woman (Vicky Jeudy) who seems to change it all. But does she really?
The film was released in select theaters in Los Angeles and New York, was part of the official selection of Cannes Short Film Corner 2015 and is available on Video on demand on Amazon.com.