Notable Nollywood filmmaker, Ike Nnaebue, returned from the 10-day long Festival of Pan African Cinema in Ouagadougou (FESPACO), which held between February 25 and March 4 with an award. Nnaebue’s biographical documentary film..
Filmmaker Ike Nnaebue was not the only one that returned from FESPACO with an award. Award winning filmmaker C.J Obasi returned from FESPACO with three awards for his well-helmed black and white fantasy film, Mami Wata. The film, which featured in the official competition category, received the PRIX DE LA CRITIQUE Pauline S. Vieyra (African…
The documentary film, No U-Turn, by Nigerian filmmaker, Ike Nnaebue, has won the ECOWAS Prize for the Best Film on West African Integration at the 28th edition of the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou
When the 28th edition of the Pan-African Film and TV Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) opens in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on February 25, twenty-nine films will be competing for the festival top prize..
30 Oct 2021
Temi Ami-Williams, lead actress in the award-winning Nigerian feature film, Eyimofe (This Is My Desire), made history at the just concluded FESPACO 2021 in Ouagadougou, where she emerged Best Young Actor from West Africa.
25 Oct 2021
Temi Ami-Williams, star of the award-winning Nigerian feature film EYIMOFE (This Is My Desire), has made history by becoming the second Nigerian actor to win a prize at Africa's biggest and most prestigious film festival, the Pan African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou. Miss Ami-Williams won the FESPACO Prize for the Best Young Actor…
23 Oct 2021
Delegates attending the Festival Panafricain du Cinéma de Ouagadougou otherwise called FESPACO had a feel of Nigeria on Wednesday, as notable filmmaker and CEO of KAP and KAP Hub, Kunle Afolayan..
10 Sep 2021
Seventeen films are in competition next month for the top prize at the 2021 edition of FESPACO, Africa's top cinema and TV festival, organizers said Thursday. FESPACO 2021 - the Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou or Festival panafricain du cinéma et de la télévision de Ouagadougou - is taking place in the Burkinabe…
27 Oct 2019
In African Cinema, and considering the various dynamics through which cinematic practices are channelled via the unusual, thriving and yet, competing platforms, I have come to the conclusion...
19 Jun 2016
Naked, the new film by provocative Director, Jean-Pierre Bekolo will premiere at the ongoing Durban International Film Festival. The festival opened on June 16 and would run until June 26.