Africa Shut Out of Oscars Best International Feature Race

Nadia Neophytou The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced its shortlist for the Best International Feature category of the 94th Academy Awards – a list that doesn’t include a single African entry. As years go, 2021 was…

Nigerian Pidgin English now Regarded a Foreign Language at The Oscars

By BellaNaija.com In 2019, Nigeria’s first-ever entry for the international feature film Oscar category, “Lionheart”, the directorial debut movie of Genevieve Nnaji was struck out of the Oscars as it predominantly features English dialogue, (95-minute comedy mostly in English, with a short section in…