Children of Mud is Imoh Umoren’s 4th Feature film. it is a story about street kids who are thrown out by their Families. Specifically it centers around Emem and her blind brother Miracle who are chased out of the house by their misguided Aunt and they go in search of a Miracle. The story of street kids is a huge concern in Nigeria with kids of school age either hawking on the streets or forced to leave home.
Children of Mud is a Nollywood story about love, hope and overcoming obstacles. It was filmed primarily in Lagos and Abeokuta and features Nollywood veteran Liz Benson now Liz Ameye, TV Sweetheart Matilda Obaseki, Big Brother Housemate Bassey Ekpenyong, ana some brilliant child actors.
Children of Mud is written by Imoh Umoren and is a collaborative effort between Rucksack Production and Grand Explorers with Ify Egbera and Dr. Wale Boje as producers. It was filmed on the Red Dragon camera with prime lenses