The Nollywood Workshops support growth and spark collaboration in the Nigerian film industry, and with African and international development organizations. Designed by filmmakers for filmmakers, we celebrate the spirit of independent filmmaking in Africa, while supporting the desire to be a force for positive change.
In The News:
Lagos State Officially launches Nollywood Upgrade Project with Nollywood Workshops, AgileCities.org
Of Nigeria, but Casting a Wider Net, New York Times
Hooray for Nollywood, The Guardian
Lights, Camera, Africa, The Economist
Nollywood and African Filmmaking, World Policy Journal, by Franco Sacchi
Imperfect Cinemas, The Nation
Nollywood’s Film Industry Second only to Bollywood in Scale, Spiegel Online International
Nollywood success puts Nigeria’s film industry in regional spotlight, TimesOnline
- Lagos State Government kicks off Nollywood UP with Nollywood Workshops and Innovate Lagos click here for more…
- Nollywood UP Filmmakers Workshops successfully concluded December 2012.
- Hidden Hunger, first Nollywood Workshops film in post-production in Nigeria, target completion spring 2013. Director: Bond Emeruwa.