Helena Olori

Moussa Sène Absa - Afrocritik
Moussa Sène Absa and the Trilogy that Redefines African Femininity in Film

In all three films, Absa, through his complex, multidimensional female characters that defy stereotypes, critiques…

74th Berlinale 2024 - Afrocritik
African Cinema on the Rise: 13 African Titles Gracing the 74th Berlinale

These 13 films demonstrate African filmmakers’ expanding impact with uniquely told stories. By Helena Olori…

Africa’s Iconic Pop Culture Moments of 2023 (1)
Africa’s Iconic Pop Culture Moments of 2023

As the year comes to an end, and in eagerness for what is to come…

12 AFRICAN SERIES YOU MAY HAVE MISSED IN 2023 - Afrocritik
12 African Series You May Have Missed in 2023

This list is dedicated to shining a light on these possibly obscure series that promise…

Eso Dike - Interview with Afrocritik
“Versatility Helps, But Perseverance is Key”: Nigerian Actor, Eso Dike, on Breaking into Nollywood

“There’s nothing wrong with being typecast, what matters is how well you play that character…

Nneoha Ann Aligwe - Africa International Horror Film Festival- Afrocritik
Nneoha Ann Aligwe is Reviving the Horror Film Genre with the Africa International Horror Film Festival (AIHFF): In Conversation with Afrocritik

“I believe horror films should go beyond scaring and entertaining the audience. It should also…

Oscars 2024 A Look at the African Stories Vying for Best International Feature Film Afrocritik
Race to the Oscars 2024: A Look at the African Stories Vying for Best International Feature Film

The selected films have impressively shown great potential, having garnered recognition and critical acclaim from…

Josh Olaoluwa - Afrocritik
From Marine Biology to Filmmaking: Josh Olaoluwa’s Unlikely Journey into Nollywood

“Filmmaking is a disease, and I let the disease catch me. Even when I’m sleeping,…