Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Fleabag’ take top honours at Emmy Awards

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 23, 2019
“Game of Thrones” resurrected the Iron Throne at Sunday’s Emmy ceremony, ruling as top drama on a night of surprises in which the comedy series “Fleabag” led a British invasion that overturned expectations. “This all started in the demented mind of George R.R. Martin,” said “Game of Thrones” producer David Benioff, thanking the author whose […]

Nigerian Film On ‘Chibok Girls’ Wins Venice Festival Award

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 8, 2019
Nigerian film, ‘Daughters of Chibok’, has won the prestigious Venice Film Festival in Italy. News making rounds had on August 7, 2019 reported that ‘Daughters Of Chibok’ was the only VR film from Africa to have its world premiere at the prestigious festival in Italy. The film, which addresses the impact of the kidnapped Chibok […]

Nigerian teens create sci-fi movies with a broken smartphone [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 23, 2019
There is a saying that if you give a hungry man a fish you will feed him for a day, but if you teach him how to fish, you feed him for life. This is so true for eight teens from northern Nigeria who are making science fiction movies using a broken smartphone. No doubt, […]