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From Reality TV to Reality

Making it big in the film and TV industry has evolved over time. We have moved from the age of auditions and movie scripts to the totally unscripted world of reality TV...

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Nigeria’s Technology of Filmmaking

Ghost scenes, blood sacrifices and gun-fight scenes have come a long way in the Nigerian film industry. The adoption of technology has been significant, but the room for...

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Celebrating Nollywood Veterans

Our Nollywood veterans deserve to be celebrated because they tilled the soil for the present generation to sow successfully.   By Oludara Egerton Shyngle My desire...

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The New Nigerian Audience: Changing The Narrative

The belief that the Nigerian audience is only interested in comedic stories is erroneous. There is proof that the Nigerian audience is also interested and ready in...

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The Special Effect of Special Effects

Have you ever watched a movie and wondered how on earth it is possible for an actor to be shot dead but he ends up alive in another movie or have you seen cars burn to...

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All Rights Reserved: Film Sales & Licensing

International sales and distribution are still nascent in the Nigerian filmmaking industry but the success of Genevieve Nnaji’s Lion Heart is an indication that it is...

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TV Ratings – Let’s Get Scientific

How are the TV ratings? What are your TV ratings like? Having recently launched HFA TV, Africa’s foremost Fashion Channel on Cable Network; PlayTV (formerly Consat),...

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The Art of Breaking the Box Office

To be a filmmaker, one cannot overemphasize the place of passion – an important factor in taking up any venture. However, as a business venture, making a profit is...

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Setting Scene: Location Scouting Nigeria

If you are location scouting, Nigeria is rich with amazing sites  that can inspire great stories, create the right ambiance for many films, and also portray the country...

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The Accelerate Filmmaker Project

In just its first season, the Accelerate Filmmaker Project has produced one AMVCA winner from two of the student short films nominated for the awards. We had a quick...