Writer(s): Maria Bello
Synopsis: The film is inspired by true events in the Kingdom of Dahomey, a powerful state in 18th century. It will tell the story of Nanisca (Davis), general of the all-female military unit known as the Amazons, and her daughter Nawi (Nyong’o), who together fought the French and neighboring tribes who violated their honor, enslaved their people, and threatened to destroy everything they’ve lived for.
Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Drama | MPAA Rating: Unknown
Note: Original announcement. This film is not currently listed on IMDB. If no update by next expiration, I am moving it to “Never Made”.
Tags: Lupita Nyong'o, Viola Davis