nollywood

2.13.18

We tried making it in "Nollywood," Nigeria's booming film business

Nollywood produces thousands of movies a year, eclipsing Hollywood and rivaling Bollywood in sheer output

9.5.17

The Making of Nigeria's Film Empire

"The stories are amazing."

2.24.17

'VICE' on HBO Hosts Share Their Most Memorable Moments from the Upcoming Fifth Season

Thomas Morton played a local priest in a Nigerian rom-com, Isobel Yeung met Sudanese women who braved the threat of assault to feed their families, and more.

11.22.16

Nigerian Animators Are Bringing African Superhero Comics to Life

Lagos-based Vortex Comics is committed to telling stories that appeal to a real, African readership.

3.16.15

Infographic: How Africa’s Film Industry Stacks Up to the Rest of the World

Nigeria's Nollywood is the second-largest producer of movies in the world. How does it compare with Hollywood and Bollywood?

8.13.12

Fui uma estrela de cinema na Nigéria, sem querer

O meu primo Louis consegue enfiar-se em cenas mesmo estranhas.

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7.2.12

I Was an Accidental Nigerian Film Star

My cousin George sure does get himself into some weird situations.

5.10.12

Lenses and Limitations - An Interview with Pieter Hugo

From Nigerian hyena men to Liberian boy scouts, photographer Pieter Hugo figures shit out as he goes along.