Bariga Sugar – Ese is a reclusive 8 year old girl living in Bariga Sugar – a ghetto brothel in Bariga, Lagos. Her mother Tina is one of Bariga Sugar’s working women. 10 year old Jamil and his mother Hanatu move into the brothel, Ese and Jamil begin an unlikely friendship.
Cast: Tina Mba, Gregory Ojefua, Lucy Ameh, Halimat Olarewaju, Tunde Azeez, Blessing Samuel.
Bariga Sugar is a drama short film directed by Ifeoma Nkiruka Chukwuogo and produced by Ifeoma Nkiruka Chukwuogo and Ikenna Edmund Okah.
Original Score by Ré Olunuga.
Additional music by Alex Zitto , Inferno.