Last Updated on: March 21st, 2024

Madu is a documentary that follows the inspiring journey of 12-year-old Anthony Madu, who leaves his family and community in Nigeria to study at one of the most prestigious ballet schools in the world in England.

Coming from a home outside of Lagos, where he had never ventured far, Anthony finds himself in a completely new world. The documentary showcases his path of courage, growth, facing extraordinary obstacles, and his dreams becoming reachable​​.Madu disney plus



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  • Directors: Matt Ogens and ‘Kachi Benson
  • Producers: Jamie Patricof, Katie McNeill and Rachel Halilej

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