Crossover Cinema

“Crossover cinema is used to encapsulate an emerging form of cinema that crosses cultural borders at the stage of conceptualization and production and hence manifests a hybrid cinematic grammar at the textual level, as well as crossing over in terms of its distribution and reception” (Khorana, 2013). With crossover cinema the film industry has the…

Globalisation

“Globalisation refers to an international community influenced by technological development and economic, political, and military interests. It is characterised by a worldwide increase in interdependence, interactivity, interconnectedness, and the virtually instantaneous exchange of information.” (Khorana, S 2016). Globalisation has five dimensions of cultural flows, which interconnect with each other and affect copious countries. The five…

Nollywood

Nollywood was something that I had never heard of unlike Bollywood and Hollywood. Nollywood is what the Nigerian film industry is called and started off in the 1960’s with low budget short films then it took off in the 1990’s. It is the second largest global film industry where  Nigeria has successfully created and produced over 2000 films per…