Nigerian film cable channel, AfricaMagic has launched ‘Original Films’ a new platform to promote and support filmmakers in Nigeria.
The platform launched on AfricaMagic Entertainment, channel 151 on the DStv Premium bouquet October 5th was the featured films like The Undertaking, Protégé, The Night Raid. The new platform is expected to give its audience the best of Nollywood.
Speaking to Nigeriafilms.com, Mrs. Biola Alabi, Managing Director M-Net Africa said, “Our focus at M-Net Africa is to contribute to the further growth and development of the African film and television industry. More importantly, we will continue to lend our support and expertise to the creation and showcasing of original African content and these 136 films to be produced under the AfricaMagic Original Films umbrella represents a great leap in our support of the growth of the film industry.”
AfricaMagic, showcases films made in Africa to its African audience and has grown to become popular among many households. The channel expects that the rich and vibrant stories and legacies of Africa are told for Africans across the continent and beyond.