Rok Studios to launch Nollywood channel on Sky

Nigerian film studio Rok Studios is due to launch a new Nollywood channel on Sky in the UK later this week. Rok will be programmed with thousands of hours of Rok Studios-produced TV shows and movies, and will be run by teams in Lagos and London. Rok CEO Mary Njoku, who founded Rok Studios in […]

Comment: African film is changing the view of the continent

Mandy Roger, head of African acquisitions, sales and business development, group content services, M-Net The African film industry is one of the most rapidly evolving in the world today. Previous African democracies, questionable media freedoms and shaky economies are some of the factors that have hampered sustained infrastructure and skills development in the African film […]