3 minutes read April 29, 2013 Nollywood Week in Paris Even though Nigeria didn’t get much love at this year’s FESPACO film festival, some Parisian organizers believe that the francophone world has been ready for Naija cinema. Nollywood, the world’s….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read April 10, 2013 Making “Man on Ground” Here’s a short behind-the-scenes video piece for those who enjoyed Akin Omotoso’s well-received film “Man on Ground”. (We reviewed it here.) Snippets and anecdotes include those on: The Beginning /….. Read More 4 minutes read May 25, 2012 Akin Omotoso’s Country A recurring theme in director Akin Omotoso’s films is the fraught postapartheid relationship between Nigerian migrants and their South African hosts. Part of the reason is autobiographical: Akin is the….. Read More 3 minutes read February 24, 2012 Africa at the 2012 Berlinale The London film world (and its media) have been turned to the 2012 Berlinale. As film critics and journalists flock to Germany for the annual festival, complaints about the Teutonic cold….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.