3 minutes read February 20, 2015 5 Questions for a Filmmaker–Tunde Kelani Living legend, award-winning filmmaker and storyteller Tunde Kelani’s (a.k.a. TK) grew up in the town of Abeokuta – home to two other legends; Wole Soyinka and musician Fela Kuti. As….. Read More 3 minutes read October 31, 2013 Who will make the great Thomas Sankara biopic? Twenty-six years ago this month, Thomas Sankara was brutally murdered. His biopic is still waiting to be made. A revolutionary leader possessed of a towering intellect and extraordinary magnetism, Sankara….. Read More 5 minutes read October 29, 2013 Not Nollywood: An Interview with Nigerian Filmmaker Tunde Kelani Tunde Kelani is a seasoned Nigerian filmmaker wrapping up his sixteenth film, Dazzling Mirage. On the film’s website Mainframe Movies, his production company founded in 1991, promotes this as a….. Read More 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 2 minutes read April 12, 2012 The 19th New York African Film Festival: ‘Maami’ The secret to making a good movie about sport is to make sure there isn’t any sport in it. Remember ‘Invictus‘? Remember ‘Goal‘? Exactly. Distinguished Nigerian filmmaker Tunde Kelani must….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.