The trailer of the film adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half Of A Yellow Sun has recently been released.

Starring British actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Thandie Newton, the film will debut at Toronto’s Film Festival this year.

The film based on the Nigerian author’s novel of the same name, takes place in Nigeria at the time of the Nigerian-Biafran war in the late 60s to 70s.

The screenplay, written by Biyi Bandele, will be premiered in Canada this Setpember.