Nollywood Takes Centre Stage

New Nigerian Cinema promises to influence a new era for Nollywood that could not only see the industry double in size, but continue to grow on the world stage. Nigeria’s burgeoning film industry is an unsung hero among African moviegoers. The aptly named Nollywood produces approximately 50 films a week, second only to India’s Bollywood…

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…

“Nollywood Cinema Just Became More Accessible – iROKO Inks Deal with Netflix’s Streaming Platform”

If you’re a Netflix streaming subscriber, you just may have noticed the service’s recent Nollywood (Nigerian cinema) additions to its library! It’s because Netflix, the world’s leading internet based movie and TV series streaming service, and iROKO TV, the leading distributor of Nollywood films online recently, have inked a deal, after what are said to…