'Phyllis' and the subversion of Nollywood cinema

From AFRICA IS A COUNTRY Thu Feb 28 2013, 03:00:51

Zina Saro-Wiwa's "alt-Nollywood" short film, Phyllis, is one of the weirder fifteen minutes of film I've seen in some time. "Using Nollywood to subvert Nollywood," it is an atmospheric, impressionistic, and haunting film, chronicling Phyllis's emotional states as she takes the wigs that form such a huge part of her identity on and off.  A [...]

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