BABA TC  -THE THRIFT COLLECTOR

Thirty-nine (30mins.)episodes Television Series – 1995-96.

One of three selected by the Rotterdam Museum of Ethnology

 as BEST TV SOAPS on Population and Development

Exhibited in 1997/98 TV SOAPS Season

 

Written & Directed               Ladi Ladebo

Assistant Director                Afolabi Adesanya

Line Producer                     Irene Ladebo

Director of Photography-     Kola Ogunbamwo

Cameraman                       Shitu Fabiyi

Sound Recordist                 Wasiu Alabi

Music                                Michael Omar Musical Picture Company UK

Sound Dubbing/Mixer        Peter Hodges MIBS-Sound Designers Ltd

                                          

A LADI LADEBO PRODUCTIONS

Featuring :

Segun Arinze; Kunle Bamtefa; Joe Emordi

Ayo Mogaji; Femi Fatoba; Rachel Oniga;

Joe Adeghwa; Joke Muyiwa; Ibidun Allison;

Tayo Alimi; Toun Oni; And Albert Egbe as BABA TC.

Series objective: Using documentary drama style, to sensitize and encourage African women as group, to engage in developmental effort.

The episodes stories are linked from the first to the 39th final. In episode after episode, the urban African family existence and how women cope

with the burden of family survival is gently presented with humour, dignity and compassion.

 

For broadcast and distribution as IEC Resource videos in Nigeria and Africa. Series available

 on Johns Hopkins University media bank to qualified NGO’s and institutions.

 Sponsored by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)  African Division;

UNFPA HQ. NEW YORK CITY, USA.