ONCE AN OLD LADY SAT ON MY CHEST

ONCE AN OLD LADY SAT ON MY CHEST

Dir. Candice Onyeama
Nigeria, UK. 2017. 14 mins. English and Igbo with English subtitles.
A young British Nigerian woman struggles to find a decent job. As her situation worsens she decides to change her ‘ethnic’ sounding name to an English one to improve her employability. After sidestepping the intrinsic relationship between her name and her identity she is visited by a mysterious old lady.