Anthony Nti’s ‘Da Yie’ Has Become a Hit in Film Festival Circuits

Da Yie, a short film directed by 28-year-old Ghanaian Anthony Nti has emerged as one of the…

‘Bantú Mama’ Aims to Unlearn America As the Ultimate Destination of Happiness & Success

The film Bantú Mama, directed by Ivan Herrera, is a soul-stirring and tender ode to the Black diaspora…

John Kani lends his iconic voice to ‘Earth Hour’ campaign video

By Alyssia Birjalal  South African award-winning actor, John Kani will lend his powerful voice to a…

Art Mirrors Reality in Folake Olowofoyeku’s TV Role as Abishola Adebambo

RUFARO SAMANGA We speak to Nigerian actress Folake Olowofoyeku about playing the lead on CBS’s Bob…

African Films Gain more International Attention as Technology Remove some Traditional Access Barriers

It’s an exciting time for filmmakers and movie fans around the world: Academy Awards season…

Spike Lee To Become First Black Jury Head At Cannes Film Festival

BY MICHAEL BAMIDELE Spike Lee will head the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in July, organisers said…

2021 Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival to showcase 24 new productions

The 2021 Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival will be held at the Baxter Theatre Centre in…

2021 Pan African Film Festival

By Dwight Brown Movie fans attending the 29th PAFF could watch its choice programming on a…

”Rocks”: Movie about British-Nigerian teenager gets 7 BAFTA noms

By Rédaction Africanews A movie about a British-Nigerian schoolgirl nets 7 nominations from the British…

Filmmaker Akinola Davies Jr Explores the Sweet Spot Between Nollywood & Hollywood

WILFRED OKICHE Winner of the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, London-based Nigerian filmmaker Akinola Davies Jr…