Nollywood begins production on first movie from $1m fund
A Nigerian production and distribution company has begun production to cash in on the one million dollars film fund it launched with a Chinese, media house and a South African Entertainment company.
In 2019, they announced the partnership making it the first co-production between the two countries.
The projects are ‘Greenland, about a young soccer player who follows the treacherous human trafficking route to reach Europe; and ‘Darling Biliqis’, a romantic drama based on a myth about the Biblical queen of Sheba.
The film to herald the partnership is ‘30 Days in China’, the latest instalment of the hit comedy franchise starring Nigerian actor-comedian Ayo Makun, popularly known as A.Y.