London Nollywood Film Festival
London's Festival of Nigerian Cinema
Yemi Daramola is the founder of London Nollywood Film Festival (LNFF) and it is dedicated to exhibiting Nigerian cinema to a new breed of passionate multiracial audience in London. Nollywood movies are unique by reason of the story, acting and the inclusion of culture & heritage. These and many more factors have led to the phenomenal growth and popularity of the industry worldwide, leading to it's enviable accolade as the second largest movie industry in the world (second only to Bollywood in terms of number of films produced annually).
London, as documented has one of the largest population of Nigerians outside of Nigerian, it's also one of the most diverse cities in the world and i want to curate a platform showcasing Nigerian cinema of international quality. The festival will foster networking opportunity for filmmakers and fans alike celebrating the unique qualities of Nollywood movies.
The festival launch is scheduled for May 15th 2017 and with expert advice and panel member, Adenike Adebayo - African Movie Critic extraordinaire.