36th International Short Film Festival Berlin 2020
11 November - 13 December 2020

No Archive Can Restore You

No Archive Can Restore You

Onyeka Igwe // England, Nigeria // 2020 // 05:54 min

Documentary, Experimental

The former Nigerian Film Unit building was one of the first self-directed outposts of the British visual propaganda engine, the Colonial Film Unit, stands empty on Ikoyi Road, Lagos, in the shadow of today’s Nigerian Film Corporation building. This is an exploration into the ‘sonic shadows’ that colonial moving images continue to generate.

Director of Photography: Morgan K. Spencer

Producer: Omowunmi Ogundipe

Director: Onyeka Igwe


Sound Design: Richey Carey

Sound Mixing: Richey Carey

Sound Editing: Richey Carey, Shenece Oretha

The film is shown in the following programs