Thursday, September 10, 2009

Nollywood, Nigeria's Hollywood/Bollywood

i'll start with this:

nollywood refers to the vibrant nigerian filmmaking community, the third largest film industry in the world and an industry that exists in a country with no cinemas. they make hundreds to a thousand movies a year and they're all released straight to home video.

watch this half-hour documentary by london's journeyman pictures called "nollywood dreams" about the very interesting industry. you should definitely check it out.

here are more trailers with badass effects: