Africa Magic Riona’s Kelvinmary on The Anatomy of Acting

by Ella Bakare Kelvinmary Ndukwe is an actor, writer and theatre director who started his professional career with Wole Oguntokun’s Renegade Theatre back in 2006. He is now known as Fregene on Africa Magic’s latest telenovela Riona. In this interview,…

“RAPE, AGAIN?” How Adesuwa Omon Films It

Vera (Obuseh Princess) goes to pick her drunk friend (Aiwansosa Itohan) from a party, but she arrives and her friend is not there. The event that take place after now is why you should see the film (Link below). This…

‘In Ibadan’ Director Taiwo Egunjobi on Zero Budget Nollywood.

by Ella Bakare Taiwo Egunjobi has been in the business of filmmaking for about 8 years, since the summer of 2013. FilmRats had a brief sit-down with the screenwriter, cinematographer and director to discuss filmmaking and “In Ibadan”, his debut…

CHANGING LIVES: ONE DANCE AT A TIME

A woman of about 53 years saw one of my films sometime ago and started shedding tears. That is one of the best reaction and feedback I have gotten since my venture into film making. I hope to be able…

“YOUR IMAGINATION IS YOUR POWER”

Conversation with Writer & Director Gilbert Bassey on his short film ANANZE AND THE ZIPMAN (2021)  “Your imagination is your power” The title subtly reminds me of the Ashanti folk hero – Anansi the spider and his adventures. Known for…