Film

Let’s Talk Elements: The Man Of God

When the trailer of The Man of God was released, we anticipated the movie date on Netflix, especially since it was directed by Bolanle Austen-Peters, a renowned movie director in Nigeria. Spoiler alert! The Man of God is a movie focused on Christianity, family and morals. The...

Let’s Talk Elements: For Maria Ebun Pataki

Let’s Talk Elements: For Maria Ebun Pataki

At a time when women are opening up and being outspoken about various reproductive issues and challenges, there was no better time for Netflix to release this movie than when it did. Although a 2020 production directed by Damilola Orimogunje, Netflix brought it into the...

Understanding the Roles of a Film Producer

In the filmmaking industry, the roles and responsibilities of many crew members can be easily deduced from their titles. We don’t have to be told what a director does or who the lightman is. However, the roles of a producer are not clearly defined by...

The Art of Acting: Tools And Requirements

The Art of Acting: Tools And Requirements

Many scholars have given different definitions of acting. The meeting point of all definitions is in acting being the ability to tell a story through enactment; using movements and gestures to portray a character or tell a story. Acting is considered to have been in...

What makes a good film storyline

What Makes a Good Film Storyline

Denis Waitley once said that “Time is the most precious element of human existence,” yet people make time out of their busy schedules to sit on a spot to watch a film, series or play. Knowing this, as a scriptwriter, you have a duty to...

Why Sound Production Matters in Filmmaking

Why Sound Production Matters in Filmmaking

Imagine yourself seated comfortably in the movie theatre chomping on your popcorn as you anxiously wait for the movie to begin. You look around you and the excitement in the air is almost palpable. Finally, the movie begins, but it has a poor sound quality....