Arts & Culture 21 January 2015 7 761

My Favourite Nollywood Movie. 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.Wacth the film in Russian.

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