Ward Zee

  • Ward Zee
Genre : Thriller
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2018
Format : Feature
Running time : 116 (in minutes)

Page Asanji, a young woman, fights for her life and that of her missing son when she wakes up from the strangest of places without a baby she supposedly conceived two days ago in Ward Zee of a given hospital. Every trace of her ever being pregnant or having put to birth are nonexistent.
In the hospital she gets up and realises that her two-day old baby is missing. Worse still, her husband and maid have disappeared.

A film by Delphine ITAMBI

Cameroon, 2018, feature film, 116 minutes, Psycho -thriller

starring Charlotte Gobina, Anurin Nwunembom, Ndamo Damarise, Libota Macdonald, Laura Onyama, Achille Brice

Based on a true story

Original Title: WARD ZEE
Themes: Trafficking network, stealing newborns, swaping healthy babies, hospitals, Cameroon

Producer: Delphine Itambi
CoProducer: Kunle Afolayan

Director: Delphine Itambi
Screenwriter: Delphine Itambi
Guest Director: Kunle Afolayan
Director of Photography: Rene T. Etta
Sound: Betrand Apongpo
Artistic Director: Yibain Emile-Aime Chah "Ancestor"
Production Design: Mokom Wilston Muluh
Post Production: Achille Brice
Lighting: Ralph Obi
Script girl: Geraldine Rignda

Page Asanji (Charlotte Gobina)
Danny (Anurin Nwunembom)
Kate (Ndamo Damarise)
Jack (Libota Macdonald)
Mabel, the maid (Laura Onyama)
Sniper (Achille Brice)
Mbango Adambi
Franklin Gobina
Vicky Fokala
Irene Nangi
Norbert Young

Production :
Itambi Studios (Elegant Sisters Production)

in association with
The CoreUnit Group
Golden Effects Pictures

Shooting locations: in Buea, South West Region of Cameroon.

Officially released (Cameroon): on 23rd June 2018

2018 Ecrans Noirs Film Festival (Yaounde, Cameroon), Competition - ‘Feature Films"


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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