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Nigerian Video Films Revised Edition (Ohio RIS Africa Series) by Jonathan Haynes

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Published by Ohio University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Films, cinema,
  • Video photography,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Video Performance And Production,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Nigeria,
  • Video recordings

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8255641M
ISBN 100896802116
ISBN 109780896802117

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Nigerian video films. Athens: Ohio University Center for International Studies, © (OCoLC) Online version: Nigerian video films. Athens: Ohio University Center for International Studies, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Haynes. From Achebe To Adichie: Top Ten Nigerian Authors. OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: From film to video / Afolabi Adesanya --Evolving popular media: Nigerian video films / Jonathan Haynes and Onookome Okome --From folk opera to soap opera: improvisations and transformations in Yoruba popular theatre / Wole Ogundele --The Igbo video film: a glimpse into the cult of the individual / .   With this book, Jonathan Haynes provides an accessible and authoritative introduction to this vast industry and its film culture. Haynes describes the major Nigerian film genres and how they relate to Nigerian society—its values, desires, anxieties, and social tensions—as the country and its movies have developed together over the turbulent Cited by:

  Video films are Nigeria's most popular art form. Haynes (humanities, Long Island U.) introduces ten views on this phenomenon by media directors and scholars from American, aesthetic, cultural change, economic, and feminist perspectives. Includes video scenes. The Nigerian edition appeared in Price: $ Nigerian video films—dramatic features shot on video and sold as cassettes—are being produced at the rate of nearly one a day, making them the major contemporary art form in Nigeria. The history of African film offers no precedent for such a huge, popularly based industry.5/5(1). THE BEAUTIFUL NURSE LADY & THE BREAD SELLER IN LOVE {MOVIES } - AFRICAN MOVIES. - Duration: 3 hours, 19 minutes. Starts: Febru With this book, Jonathan Haynes provides an accessible and authoritative introduction to this vast industry and its film culture. Haynes describes the major Nigerian film genres and how they relate to Nigerian society—its values, desires, anxieties, and social tensions—as the country and its movies have developed together over the turbulent.

This is an essential book on one of the most explosive film movements in recent memory, rivalling the prodigious output of Iranian films in the s; the Nigerian feature film industry, which, working almost entirely in video (both digital and analogue) has racked up an astounding 9, full-length feature productions between and Finally, this article explicates two Nollywood video films in order to ascertain how the Nigerian and other African environments and cultures are impacted in light of the complexity of hot and. Apart from the usual Nigerian video-films done in English language, Nollywood films are often addressed within animated spectra of Hausa, Yoruba Author: Armstrong Idachaba. The cinema of Nigeria, often referred to informally as Nollywood, consists of films produced in Nigeria; its history dates back to as early as the late 19th century and into the colonial era in the early 20th century. The history and development of the Nigerian motion picture industry is sometimes generally classified in four main eras: the Colonial era, Golden Age, Video film era Main distributors: FilmOne Distributions .