Nollywood Babylon (Trailer)

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A feature doc on Nigeria’s successful movie industry. The creative duo of Ben Addelman and Samir Mallal – the same team who made Discordia – profile the Lagos-based dream machine. Operating on low budgets and tight schedules, “Nollywood” specializes in a unique form of African B-movie that draws upon both traditional voodoo stories and contemporary urban themes.

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Film Credits

writer
Ben Addelman
Samir Mallal
director
Ben Addelman
Samir Mallal
producer
Ben Addelman
Samir Mallal
Adam Symansky
editor
Annie Ilkow
original music
Olivier Alary
cinematography
Ben Addelman
Samir Mallal
sound
Ben Addelman
Samir Mallal
archival research
Elizabeth Klinck
sound editor
Don Ayer
re-recording mixer
Serge Boivin

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