Nine Nollywood movies will be screen at India’s Woodpecker Festival. This is a big plus to Nollywood movies and fans of Nollywood . Movies that will be screen includes; Kunle Afolayan’s ‘October 1,’ Emem Isong’s ‘Knocking on Heaven’s Door, ‘Champagne’, ‘Silent Tears’, ‘Bedlam’, ‘Brothers’, and ‘Doll House’, Obi Emeonye’s ‘Thy Will be Done’ and the movie ‘Half OF A Yellow Sun’.
The film festival is scheduled to commence on September 17, 2015 in New Dehli, India.
According to a statement by the founding director of the festival “It’s for the first time that a serious attempt is being made to bring Nigerian cinema to the Indian audience. I am sure this is going to be an enriching experience for cinema lovers in India.
At the same time, these films will also attract (a) large number of Nigerian youths, who are in New Delhi either for their higher studies or for work. Overall, it’s going to be an exciting feature of our festival this year”, Narender Yadav said