iREP International Documentary Film Festival 2016 (Nigeria) : call for entries

Dates  : 17-24 March, 2016 Theme: Change-Documentary Films As Agent Provocateur ! Submission Guidelines -Film must reflect the African experience i.e. the subject matter must address or celevrate issues in Africa -Non-english language works must have English subtitles at the rime submitted. Dialogue list will not be accepted. -TWO DVD copies of the work, formatted…

Nollywood takes on Paris

 It’s being called “Nollywood sur Seine” – a Nigerian film festival, which is wrapping up its third edition in Paris Sunday. Nigeria is now the world’s second-largest movie producer, but film quality has not always been tops. That is changing, however. Move over Hollywood. After India’s famous “Bollywood,” Nigeria’s “Nollywood” is now the world’s second-largest…

IMAX Signs First Agreement in Nigeria with Filmhouse Cinemas

IMAX Corporation and Filmhouse Cinemas, Nigeria’s largest chain of movie theaters, today announced an agreement for an IMAX theater to be located in a new construction project in Lagos, the country’s largest city with a population of more than 20 million. The deal, announced at CineEurope, marks the first-ever IMAX agreement in not only Nigeria (continental Africa’s largest economy), but in West…