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Media Refashioning: From Nollywood to New Nollywood

Geiger, J (2017) 'Media Refashioning: From Nollywood to New Nollywood.' In: Stone, R and Cooke, P and Dennison, S and Marlow-Mann, A, (eds.) The Routledge Companion to World Cinema. Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions . Routledge, 59 - 72. ISBN 9781138918801

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This chapter addresses shifts towards 'New Nollywood' or 'New Nigerian cinema' and its relationship to established conceptions and practices of Nollywood video films. A close analysis of Biyi Bandele's adaptation of the Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's novel Half of a Yellow Sun charts the development, marketing, and reception of the film in comparative media contexts.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nollywood, New Nigerian cinema, comparative media, Half of a Yellow Sun, Biyi Bandele, film and media studies
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1993 Motion Pictures
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities > Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies, Department of
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2017 14:28
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2020 15:15

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