Nigerian movies go to India.
Aug 21, 2015 Hi guys and welcome,
Let’s start off with Nigerian movies making international impact.
EL Now news gathers that 9 Nigerian movies have been shortlisted to showcase at the Woodpecker Film Festival (WFF) coming up in New Delhi, India next month.
The movies to be screened are Kunle Afolayan’s October 1, Chimamanda Adichie’s Half of A Yellow Sun, Emem Isong’s Champagne, Knocking on Heaven’s Door, Obi Emelonye’s Thy Will Be Done amongst others.
In a statement made by the founding director of the WFF, Narender Yadav, he disclosed that the decision was made to bring an unforgettable experience to cinema lovers in the World’s 2nd most populous nation.
He said, ‘It’s for the first time that a serious attempt is being made to bring Nigerian cinema to the Indian audience. I am sure this is going to be an enriching experience for cinema lovers in India.