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The Nigerian film industry, known as Nollywood, has exploded in the last ten years. Now the most popular... See more » | Add synopsis »
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DVD Playhouse--february 2010
 (From The Hollywood Interview. 15 February 2010, 11:43 AM, PST)

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Cast

  (in credits order)
Izu Ojukwu ... Himself
Chico Ejiro ... Himself
Don Pedro Obaseki ... Himself
Charles Novia ... Himself
Shan George ... Herself
Peace Anyiam-Fiberesima ... Herself - Producer
Tunde Kelani ... Himself
J.T. Tom West ... Himself

Richard Mofe-Damijo ... Himself
Francis Duru ... Himself

Directed by
Jamie Meltzer 
 
Produced by
Akinola Davies .... associate producer
Bruce Dickson .... associate producer
Chris Eriobu .... associate producer
Michael Cayce Lindner .... producer
Henry S. Rosenthal .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Ben Krauss 
 
Cinematography by
Akinola Davies 
Bruce Dickson 
Jamie Meltzer 
 
Film Editing by
Daniel J. Friedman 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ben Sozanski .... trainee assistant director
 
Sound Department
Miik Dinko .... dialogue editor
Miik Dinko .... sound effects editor
 
Editorial Department
Jesse Malings .... additional editor
 

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USA:58 min
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Chico Ejiro:Even I don't know how many films I've made.See more »
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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Naija rulez!, 26 February 2009
Author: p-stepien from United Kingdom

Jamie Meltzer has made one hell of a documentary. Can't really compare it on others touching the same subject, but one has to say that the timing was great and anyone interested in a home-grown African success story, then this is the place to start.

The movie is at times hilarious, but you can also feel it oozing with optimism about the future. Too often do we deal with negative issues and this is one of the bona fide positive tales on Africa out there.

This documentary really gets you hooked on Nollywood and straight after viewing this movie I was hopping mad that I didn't have a Izu Ojukwu or Tunde Kelani movie in hand to follow up on the subject.

Riveting stuff!

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