When it comes to movie premieres in Ghana and other parts of the world, the traditional ground for which movie lovers converge to view the spectacular displays by their favorite stars are the cinemas. Over the years the cinemas have been the place to be to catch the first glimpse of a movie you have yearned for a long time.
But with the innovation in the technological era, Mtech Company Limited is pioneering a new phase to cinemas experience. The company launched Ghana’s first ever online cinemas on Saturday, June 8 at the Labadi Beach Hotel, and also announced its partnership deal with Sparrow Productions to shoot a new movie for the platform titled: ‘A Husband For Daddy’.
The star-studded cast for the movie includes Jackie Appiah, John Dumelo, Kofi Adjololo, James Gardiner, Yvonne Okoro and more, and will be directed by revered Ghanaian filmmaker, Shirley Frimpong Manso.
CEO of Mtech, Chimere Mbonu in his explanation to the media and the general public on the company’s decision to stand firm, veer away from the norm of going to cinemas to watch the film, “Moovee is a platform that makes your movie viewing smooth without any trouble”, he said.
The platform gives movie lovers the cinemas euphoria right at the comfort of their homes, prevent the hectic traffic moment in the process of getting the cinemas, it’s very affordable and also gives global exposure to the Ghanaian film industry.
Shirley Frimpong Manso ‘A Husband For Daddy’ thanked the executives of Mtech for the partnership, she spilt the tea on the story line for the movie to be a father’s last wish for his two daughters (Jackie Appiah and Yvonne Okoro) is to see them bring their potential men home for marriage, but, the process of choosing the perfect men led to several unexpected events.
The cast expressed their profound joy about the Moovee platform and edged all their fans and movie enthusiasts to watch them for the first online premiere on July 26.