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Netflix and Nollywood, how beneficial has the relationship been?
by Winston Sylvans

Since its expansion into Africa’s film industry, particularly Nigeria’s, American subscription streaming service and production company, Netflix, has dominated Nigeria’s relatively new video-on-demand market.In February of 2020, the streaming giant announced its launch on Twitter. Since then, it has been behind some of the biggest films and web series in recent years like King of …

Netflix and Nollywood, how beneficial has the relationship been?
by Winston Sylvans
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Nollywood – “I make my money from my business than from movies”, says Biodun Okeowo, Nollywood Actress

The story of the Nollywood industry today is similar to the African proverb which says ” if everyone is a drummer who will dance”. We are in a period where everyone in the land is a filmmaker, director, actor, actress of Nollywood and the result is a saturated market of all types of movies. Little …

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Nollywood Filmmakers should have one VOD platform to sell their movies.

Thousands of Nollywood filmmakers including directors, actors and down the chain of production have nowhere to sell their movies which eventually will finish up in their drawers. You use your own money or raise money to shoot that nice story that no distributors out there will acquire or program in a cinema hall is the …

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Nollywood France – Obi Emelonye conversation with Cyprian Josson: Podcast from our Archives…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezRFX1hkX0I “We won! BlackMail won the 2021 Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Film by an African Abroad. Thank God. Thank you, my people- cast, crew, investors and supporters. We rise…together” That was Obi Emelonye after he won the 2021 Africa Movie Academy Award.  I met obi in 2013 during the Nollywood Week Paris film …

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NOLLYWOOD FRANCE FILM FOR STUDENTS WEEK

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKk2Fk8UHOc Our primary mission is to bring Nollywood to schools and universities in Europe. We have therefore created “FILM FOR STUDENTS WEEK” for students who are studying cinema and would like to take the Nigerian film industry as an option. Others might like to discover Africa and precisely Nigeria through films by filmmakers from this …

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Nollywood Epilogue: The Billion Dollars Money Zone Part 3

Within the overarching narrative of Nollywood in the age of mobile devices, (Chapter 7) has also engaged directly with the claim that Stakeholders in the Nollywood industry from the smallest to the most prosperous one must adjust to the internet trend or die, involving a shift from the “Digital Terrestial Television”, a new technological innovation …

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Nollywood Epilogue: The Billion Dollars Money Zone Part 2

My story has been one of profound insight into the Nollywood “Money Making Machine”. Nollywood: The Billion Dollars Money Zone shows the scramble for the “Nollywood Cake” by Africans in the Diaspora and Nigerians. It laid also much emphasis on the name NOLLYWOOD which has become across the globe the brand name to market African …

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