Oya: Something Happened On the Way to West Africa! (2015)
Acerca de Oya: Something Happened On the Way to West Africa!
Queer Gender-Non-Conforming Nigerian media artist Seyi Adebanjo tells a tale not often heard about gender and indigenous Yorùbá spirituality. The film follows Seyi’s journey to Nigeria, a journey to connect with Òrìṣà tradition, or African God/dess tradition, and the powerful legacy of the filmmaker’s great grandmother, Chief Moloran Ìyá Ọlọ́ya.