Joel Kachi Benson
Daughters Of Chibok puts Benson on global stage
When Nigerian documentary filmmaker Joel Kachi Benson resolved to make the film, Daughters of Chibok, little did he know that the venture would put him on international stage. Today, the documentary, which was produced in Virtual Reality (VR), has earned Benson the Lion Award for Best Story at the 2019 Venice International Film Festival.
Benson’s Daughters of Chibok goes to venice
After successful screenings in Nigeria, filmmaker Joel Kachi Benson’s virtual reality docu-film, Daughters of Chibok, has been selected for screening at the upcoming 76tth Venice International Film Festival. Organised by La Biennale di Venezia...
Benson… In love with daughters of Chibok
Locating his Yaba, Lagos office wasn’t a big deal; you can’t just miss the building. Mere stepping into his reception, you could easily tell it’s not your typical office space; more like a talent factory for creative minds. Though a public holiday, the office was busy with activities. Dressed in a simple jeans and T-shirt,…