Inside the blooming film industry of Nigeria
Nollywood – Nigeria’s version of Hollywood - began its rapid rise in the 90s. Nowadays, it ranks second in the world in number of films produced annually. Does it owe its success to its ambitious directors who aim to shoot several films a month each, or to the simple yet poignant stories in its movies that explore issues close to the hearts of Nigerian people?
RTD filmmakers go to Lagos to see how Nollywood works, interview its stars, and become a part of Nigerian cinematic history.