All of my work stems from my own experience, or from the experiences that I’ve gleaned from listening to others.
Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to TIFF selection Lionheart.
Nnaji plays Adaeze, a level-headed executive in her father’s bus company, Lionheart Transport.
Mrs Oboli will be joining the likes of Carol Nguyen, a teen filmmaker who dominated the TIFF Next Wave division of Jump Cuts, taking home the top prizes in 2014, 2015, 2016; Jennifer Baichwal, producer of Manufactured Landscapes and Watermark; and Oscar –nominated filmmaker Deepa Mehta.
‘76’ ’93 DAYS’ AND ‘OLOIBIRI’- THE POLITICAL FILMS THAT MATTERED: Many of us pay little attention to history and how it has shaped the people we are. This year a lot of filmmakers decided to document parts of our history.
Variety, America’s top film site compares Makama’s work to Spike Lee’s early films. Variety critic writes, “Nigerian newcomer Abba Makama makes a bold move and brash debut with Green White Green”.
Nollywood actress and producer, Omoni Oboli premiered her movie – Okafors Law yesterday in Toronto.
TIFF’s In Conversation With… events provide Festival goers the rare opportunity to engage with cinematic luminaries from around the world.
76” had its World Premiere yesterday, Sunday, September 11th at the prestigious Isabel Bader Theatre in Toronto with Nollywood heavyweights, Ramsey Noah, Rita Dominic and Chidi Mokeme in attendance.