‘Up North’, ‘Lionheart’, ‘King Of The Boys’ beaked For Screening within the United States
The Nollywood movies, ‘Up North’, ‘Lionheart’ and ‘King of Boys’ are hand-picked for screening at the second edition of the ‘Nollywood In Hollywood’ on Friday and weekday within the u. s..
Organisers of the event same the screening begins on tomorrow evening with a red carpet and start screening of ‘Up North’ at the historic Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, California.
‘Up North, Directed by drink Oshin is that the latest of the 3, discharged on twenty eight December, last year, stars Banky W UN agency acts as associate degree heir to a construction empire is brought back from America to start preparations for the leadership of the closed corporation however he refuses, defies the family’s expectations.
Naija News understands that each celebrities are in Hollywood courtesy of Air France for the event as Bank W took to his Instagram post to disclose.
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If you’re in #LosAngeles, you’re in luck!! whereas the remainder of the globe has got to wait, you get a special screening of Up North, King Of Boys, and Lionheart this weekend, at the @nollywoodinhollywood competition. On my thanks to LA without delay with @kemiadetiba, @topeoshinfilm, @bellanaijaonline courtesy of @airfrance attending is free, however you’ve got to test the @nollywoodinhollywood page to register. I haven’t been to LA in fifteen years!!! wanting forward to a lit weekend with my folks. #losangeles #lanightlife #nollywood #nollywoodinhollywood #nollywoodinhollywoodla Hollywood #Usc #cityofla
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On weekday, ‘Nollywood in Hollywood’ can move to the Eileen author Cinema Theatre at the University of Southern Calif..
The day kicks off with a word concerning current trends in ‘Nollywood’, followed by a screening of ‘LIONHEART’, the directorial debut of Nollywood histrion Genevieve Nnaji, UN agency conjointly co-wrote and stars within the film.
The showcase can shut with a screening of KING OF BOYS, the sophomore feature by Kemi Adetiba, whose 2016 debut film, ‘The Wedding Party’, created limelight to become the best grossing Nigerian film of all time.
The showcase options screenings, networking events and parties.
‘Nollywood In Hollywood’ is that the inspiration of Nigerian-American film producer, Ose Oyamendan, that initiative is meant to reveal ‘Nollywood’ films to the capital of the world’s industry.
Oyamendan same, “I observe it as the simplest way of giving back to my country and broadening opportunities for Nollywood filmmakers and actors.
“Most folks abroad grasp one aspect of African nation, the not-too-good aspect, currently they get an opportunity to determine another aspect and watch our stories.
“Thanks to our partners, Nollywood has the largest audience within the world over the following few days”.
Gwen Deglise, the pinnacle of programming at the yankee Cinematheque same, “The yankee Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre is proud to partner with O2A Media and therefore the USC college of medium Arts for a second year to gift ‘Nollywood in Hollywood’.
“We are excited that this event offers each our members and therefore the larger l. a. film audience we have a tendency to serve, a window into Nigerian culture and filmmaking.”