Bolanle Austen-Peters’ Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti movie Screens at Silverbird Cinema, eyes Oscar

The Bolanle Austen-Peters Productions is thrilled to announce the arrival of Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti the movie. It is the story of the legendary Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, mother to Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, in Silverbird Cinema, Victoria Island for an ongoing one-week screening, that will last till Thursday September 14, 2023. This landmark …

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Nollywood has no tribe

In recent weeks after my article on THE NEW YORUBA FILM INDUSTRY: FROM VHS TO NETFLIX AND CINEMA, a significant event has taken place in the Nigerian film industry popularly called Nollywood especially the media space. In my article i tried to explain that the release of the highly-acclaimed movie, …

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On Jagun Jagun: No comment

Yesterday, a friend asked for my views on the new movie in Yoruba language, Jagunjagun, and I did not hesitate to state that it was loud on costume and artistic expressions, most especially alliteration, and low in historical value. I am a historian and movies purportedly Yoruba movies, are of …

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My favourite scene in Jagun Jagun isn’t the flying fighter, Anthill Studios boss reveals (Videos)

The flying warrior's scene. Inset: Niyi Akinmolayan

Niyi Akinmolayan, a renowned Nigerian filmmaker and founder of Antill Studios, the post production company behind the blockbuster hit Jagun Jagun, recently shocked fans and critics alike by declaring that his favourite scene in the movie is not the much-talked-about flying fighter scene but rather the intense moment when Moyale, …

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Renowned Nollywood director, Emmanuel Nwosu, nominated for prestigious awards at 2023 TINFF

Emmanuel Chidiebere Nwosu, also known as “Director Mo,” has garnered significant recognition for his outstanding contributions to the film industry. With one of his recent work “OBSESSION,” he has been honored with a Best Director nomination at the 2023 Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival “TINFF”. The film has achieved an …

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Actress drags TAMPAN, reveals reasons actresses abandon less fortunate colleagues (Video)

A Tiktok content creator and part-time actress, simply known as Omosalewa, has made shocking revelations about the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood, especially the Yoruba genre. Recall that many veteran practitioners were recently seen on social media begging for assistance, while wealthy actresses and Theatre Arts And Motion Pictures Practitioners Association …

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Nigerian cinematographers society gets world’s recognition, joins IMAGO


The Cinematographers Society of Nigeria (CSN) has finally been admitted as a member of the International Federation of Cinematographers (IMAGO). This underscores the professionalism of the cinematography practitioners in Nigeria and another testimony that the act of movie production in the nation’s movie industry, Nollywood, is getting the deserved world’s …

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