Nollywood

Nollywood The Nigerian film industry is the third largest in the world after those of the United States and India Nigerian films often dealwith the moral dilemmas facing modern Africans today andtell stories f

  • Title: Nollywood
  • Author: Pieter Hugo
  • ISBN: 9783791343129
  • Page: 409
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Nigerian film industry is the third largest in the world, after those of the United States and India Nigerian films often dealwith the moral dilemmas facing modern Africans today andtell stories familiar to African families of religion, violence,AIDS, and economic hardship Much as he did with his previousbook, the hugely successful The Hyena Other Men, PieterHThe Nigerian film industry is the third largest in the world, after those of the United States and India Nigerian films often dealwith the moral dilemmas facing modern Africans today andtell stories familiar to African families of religion, violence,AIDS, and economic hardship Much as he did with his previousbook, the hugely successful The Hyena Other Men, PieterHugo documents the intense and incredibly colorful world ofNollywood from an unusual angle His images are stagedrepresentations of Nigerian film sets, featuring local actorswho recreate themes and characters from Nollywood films Theresult is a series of surreal tableaux rooted in local symbolicimagery Accompanying the photographs are texts by ChrisAbani, and an essay by Zina Saro Wiwa onNollywood s growth and what it means to Nigerians.Presented in a simple and restrained format, Hugo s gorgeousphotographs reveal a little known phenomenon to a wideraudience.

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    1 thought on “Nollywood”

    1. Awesome weird photography about an awesome weird industry. The essays included may be less informative than evocative, but that's kind of better anyway.

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