Anthill Studios recently released a 4-minute animation that has left Nigerian speechless for some days now. Written and directed by Eri Umusu and Nurdin Momodu,
Play Thing is the thrilling imagination of a young boy where his action figures do more that just lying around on the floor. A boring afternoon becomes an exciting one for this young boy. Play Thing is proudly Nigerian, The character of Ayodeji is black, we see a pencil with an inscription made in Nigeria. Ayodeji’s mum calls him to eat in Yoruba language making you smile, leaving you with something you can totally relate with.
Anthill Studios was founded by Film maker Niyi Akinmolayan who also serves as its Creative Director.