TITLE

Nigeria's film industry reflects the messy process of nation building

AUTHOR(S)
WILLIAMS, ARMSTRONG
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;9/15/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 37, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on the film industry in Nigeria. The author considers the industry resilient because it is existing without cinemas, studios, cable television or even a national electric grid. According to the author, Nigeria's film industry, which is the largest employer after agriculture, reflects the messy, ambivalent process of nation building currently taking place in the country.
ACCESSION #
67046459

 

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