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Matt Ogens '91 Disney+ Original Documentary: Madu

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Matt Ogens '91 Disney+ Original Documentary: Madu
Matt Ogens and ‘Kachi Benson Madu Disney

Madu Directors ‘Kachi Benson and Matt Ogens '91.

Matt Ogens, a brilliant talent from the class of '91 and an Academy Award® nominated director, has released a new documentary titled "Madu". This Disney Original is a must-watch for all. Dive into a captivating story that's bound to touch your heart and spark your imagination. Don't miss it - now streaming on Disney+!

About Madu

Rating: TV-PG

Genre: Documentary

Madu follows the story of Anthony Madu, a young boy from Nigeria who has always loved to dance, though this isn't socially acceptable for boys in his hometown. When an Instagram video of him dancing goes viral, one of the most prestigious ballet schools in the world discovers him and invites Anthony to come live and study in the UK. Having never left his home outside of Lagos, Anthony finds himself thrust into a new world where his wildest dreams are suddenly within reach. His courageous journey is a story of extraordinary obstacles as he searches for belonging and acceptance, a family far away, and unexpected challenges that could impact his future. Forming a rich and immersive tapestry told on multiple continents, “Madu” introduces the world to a boy chasing a dream of inspiration that will resonate with us all.

Directed By

  • Matt Ogens and ‘Kachi Benson

Produced By

  • Jamie Patricof, Katie McNeill, and Rachel Halilej


Madu | Official Trailer | Disney+