How the Tortoise Cracked its Shell / Ijapa for President


by Kamal Adisa


USA and Nigeria / 2021 / 15mins / Animation / Folklore / English

Set in a not-so-distant future Lagos, Remi, an EFCC (Economic and Financial Crimes Commission) officer, investigates Ijapa's mysterious presidential campaign.

About the Director

Kamal Adisa

Kamal is a Nigerian-born storyteller currently based in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Parsons School of Design with a major in Communication Design and a minor in Filmmaking. His background is in graphic design and video editing. More recently, his work has primarily involved 2D and 3D motion. His animated short Paradise Island won the student competition at the 2019 Supernova Film Festival in Denver. Learn More