• The Woman King Review - Tiff 2022

    11 days ago - By CG Magazine

    The Woman King centres on the West African kingdom of Dahomey, more specifically on the Agojie: A badass group of all-female warriors led by general Nanisca. Dahomey is in the middle of conflict with the Oyo Empire, a much larger kingdom being armed by Portuguese slave traders.
    In preparation, the Agojie is training a new set of recruits, the most notable of which being Nawi , an orphaned girl whose abusive father tried to sell her to the kin before being sent to the Agojie instead. Nawi quickly proves to be ingeniously skilled, but her attitude makes her frequently butt heads with...
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