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Newton Aduaka (b. in 1966), is a Nigerian filmmaker:
: Newton Aduaka was born in Nigeria in 1966. Fleeing the war in Biafra, his family settled in Lagos in 1970. Newton Aduaka graduated from the London International Film School in 1990. His first feature-length film, Rage, (2001) was hailed by critics and won numerous prizes at festivals such as the Los Angeles Pan-African Film Festival, the Fespaco, the Montreal Vues d’Afrique and the Amiens Film Festival. It was shown on Arte France. Ezra was awared by the Golden Etalon at the 2007 Fespaco.
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