`Arty' Nigerian Films Put Nollywood on World Stage

`Arty' Nigerian Films Put Nollywood on World Stage Play

Aug. 13 (Bloomberg) -- Nigerian filmmaker Obi Emelonye talks about his latest film "Last Flight to Abuja" and the evolution of Nigeria's cinema industry known as Nollywood, a play on the name of it's U.S. counterpart. "Last Flight to Abuja" was the largest grossing West African film last year taking in $350,000 with premieres in cinemas from London to Lagos. Emelonye spoke July 1 with Bloomberg's Chris Kay in London. (Source: Bloomberg)

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