Dear Nigerian Audience, the power, is yours

Something Wicked, Catch.er, What lies Within, Slow Country, Ojukokoro. These are some of the titles of Nollywood films which came out in 2017, ambitious films which dared to explore other genres in an ecosystem overwhelmed with slapstick comedy and romance inclined films.  Unfortunately people didn’t come out and support them the way they did the […]

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SO YOU WANT TO BE A SCREENWRITER IN NAIJA? HERE’S HOW

In the last few years, screenwriting has become a practical career path which a young person can embark on and tell stories.  Whether those stories be in Web series, Sitcoms, Drama series, Telenovela or Feature films. Now, don’t get it twisted, it’s not an easy path and it’s frustrating  but it satisfying. Here is someone […]

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TALKING ABOUT “BLACK PANTHER” WITH THE BBC

Hey guys, hope your weeks is going great. So, BBC World Service reached out for an interview and we talked about #BlackPanther and what it means to me from the perspective of a Nigerian/African, and what it could mean for the future. If you are getting this in your email. Dont forget to subscribe to […]

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HAVE YOU SUBSCRIBED TO MY YOUTUBE? WHY NOT?

Hello Everyone, Happy Sunday, Trust you had a great weekend. So my 2nd article for The Guardian is out, so click and go read it. BUT, before you do that. Have you subscribed to my YouTube?  Watched the videos? Come on people. Why not?  I need to hit that 4000 hour watch time and 1000 […]

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PUSH IT FURTHER

Insomnia grabbed me by the throat one night, so i decided to revisit some of my post production work. Its amazing what just 5 mins of tweaking can do, What can an hour or a day yield ? And this is me just trying out stuff as im not as good as I want at […]

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Interview with my Alma Mater

So, my alumni reached out for an interview. Navel gazing is not very fun for me  but  reflecting on my journey so far, so far cos there is still a long road ahead;  one is grateful, despite the valleys, hurdles and frustrations;  to work as a filmmaker for a living. Many finish film school and […]

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Storyboards – How to save your time.

Time is one the most essential assets on a film set. Especially when shooting an indie film you don’t have much time.  You have limited days, limited time in each location(especially if being given for free) and you have a lot of pages to get through. Trying to verbally explain to your cameraman or cinematographer […]

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Im Writing for The Guardian, Yay!!!

Happy New Year people!!! Have i said that already?  Trust you are all excited for the new year and got lots of plans to make some awesome stuff.  Shorts, Webseries, Films, TV shows, etc. Well, i have some news for you.  I recently became a contributor on The Guardian Nigeria, writing on Film Culture (pauses […]

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