How challenging can it be to make a film in Nigeria? Watch Nigerian filmmaker, Udoka Oyeka, share his experience.
In an exclusive interview, the actor spoke on on his fears as a filmmaker in Nigeria.
Read excerpt and watch video below;
"I think the biggest fear in Nigeria as a filmmaker is that you won't be able to execute your vision properly the way you've envisioned it, because there are so many factors, so many things that come out of the woods when you're in Nigeria. Things that you don't expect, things that you don't plan for.
Onyeka Udoka is a Nigerian filmmaker who directed the movie "Living Funeral," which had 8 nominations at the AMVCA 2014 including Best Director, Best Movie Drama, Best Movie 2014, Best Cinematography, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress amongst others.
It also screened at the Cannes Film Festival, Durban International Film Festival, Pan African Film Festival in LA, among others.
Watch full interview below.