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Author: Ada Kalu

Currently studying English + Creative Writing.

Crooked Road by Feyisayo Anjorin

Feyisayo Anjorin’s Crooked Road Denounces the idea of Knights in Shining Armor

Feyisayo Anjorin believes a good story is about binaries, and like most, ensures his points of view show in his…
Ajay Abalaka chronicles life in a utopia in The Sublime

Ajay Abalaka chronicles life in a utopia in The Sublime

‘In the sublime, can you hear my heart cry?’ Writer, photographer and filmmaker, Ajay Abalaka chronicles life in a utopia…
Iyanya juxtaposes artificial intelligence and its place in human relationships in his new video for Hold On.

Iyanya Employs 2023’s Artificial Intelligence in ‘Hold On’ Video

Iyanya juxtaposes artificial intelligence and its place in human relationships in his new video for Hold On. Set in 2023,…
Banana Island Ghost

Banana Island Ghost Is The Right Mix of Action and Comedy

The trailer for Banana Island Ghost is out and it is both intriguing and engaging as it is confusing. From…
African Time

The Pilot Episode Of ‘African Time’ Is Worth Your Time

Written and directed by Damilare Sonoiki, a Black-ish writer; African Time deals with an African, specifically Nigerian, experience of life in…

A Conversation With Kuddi On His Vision and Codename 1.0

Codename 1.0 is a short action film of sound quality and production by 18 year old Nigerian filmmaker, Nicolas Oduniwe.…

Tolulope Ajayi Captures Effects of Illiteracy In Nigeria In Etisalat Prize Entry

I watched Closed at 4am, huddled in my bed, unsure of what to expect. By the time the short film…

Diji Aderogba’s Victim Delves Into Nigeria’s Rape Culture

A few months ago, an unfunny comedian made a short skit on rape , deeming it justifiable (by his standards). Diji…

Wami Aluko’s Neogenesis combines sharp visuals and focused images to depict different tales

Nick Knight, founder of Showstudio says garments are meant to be seen in motion. Fashion films then, are one of…

Fisayo Osilaja’s Rouge, Documents Love, Heartbreak and Self-Discovery

Fisayo Osilaja recently released her debut short film Rouge, documenting love, heartbreak and the emotions leading up to self-discovery. The…

Bariga Sugar Tackles Real Scenarios

Not many Nigerian movies tackle uncommon and real scenarios, we are lucky Bariga Sugar is one of those movies setting themselves…

Rape Culture: The punch line of jokes

Comedian (a term I use very loosely), ‘Baba de Baba’s’ Rape Nonsense  video states: ‘If you cannot sleep with a…