My foot slipped while filming a waterfall scene. Idris Elba had tried to grab on what he believed was a tree but was a branch, and that’s when it snapped and he fell but luckily his security guard caught him.
Beasts of No Nation was released on Netflix in October and was shot in Ghana.
Beasts of No Nation is an African Drama film written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, it is about a child soldier who survives as his country goes through war. It was shot in Ghana as has some notable actors such as Idris Elba, it was released in October on Netflix.
The film is based on a novel of the same name by Uzodinma Iweala in which was named after a Fela Kuti album. It was also screened at the 72nd Venice International film festival where it won the Marcello Mastroianni Award.