Albantsho’s Behind The Screen: Discover the Untold Stories of Nigeria’s Film and Creative Industry

Welcome to Behind The Screen, an engaging series by Albantsho that takes you behind the scenes of Nigeria’s vibrant film and creative industry. Through insightful interviews and compelling narratives, we dig into the lives, experiences, and stories of screenwriters and storytellers shaping the narrative landscape of Nigerian cinema and the broader African creative scene. 

Join us as we uncover the untold stories, challenges, and triumphs of these talented individuals, offering an exclusive glimpse into their creative process and the ever-evolving world of African storytelling.

Albantsho Behind The Screen

Albantsho Behind The Screen


Past episodes:

We’ve published episodes with some of the most talented storytellers working in the Nigerian creative and film industry, including but not limited to:

  1. Xavier Ighorodje: Explore his journey as a storyteller leading up to the creation of “Shanty Town,” his first Netflix Original.
  2. Musa Jeffery David: A feature with the writer of the Play Network-Netflix Original “Blood Vessel,” offering insights into his creative process.
  3. Akinlabi Ishola: Examine his career as a screenwriter, highlighting his talent for crafting compelling narratives and contributions to Nigerian cinema, including the box office hit “A Tribe Called Judah.”
  4. Toyin Ajua: We peer into her experience as a storyteller writing for prose and film, including her ambitious project to adapt all her published novels into screenplays.
  5. Folaremi Agunbiade: Explore his dual roles as an actor and screenwriter, and how his experiences in both fields influence his creative process.


Some reasons to stay tuned with Albantsho’s Behind The Screen:

  1. Exclusive Insights: Gain exclusive insights into the lives, careers, and creative processes of top talents in the Nigerian film and creative industry.
  2. Inspiring Stories: Hear inspiring stories of how these individuals have overcome challenges and achieved success in their respective fields.
  3. Industry Trends: Stay updated with the latest trends and developments shaping the Nigerian film and creative industry.
  4. Valuable Lessons: Learn valuable lessons and tips from seasoned professionals that can help you advance your own career in the industry.
  5. Behind-The-Scenes Access: Get a behind-the-scenes look at the making of some of your favorite movies, TV shows, and creative projects.
  6. Upcoming Talent: Discover upcoming talent and emerging voices that are making waves in the industry.
  7. Interactive Experience: Engage with our content through comments, feedback, and discussions, and be a part of the conversation shaping the future of Nigerian cinema.

As we explore the fascinating stories and creative journeys of these exceptional individuals, we invite you to join us on this captivating adventure. Whether you’re an aspiring filmmaker, a seasoned industry professional, or simply a lover of Nigerian cinema, Behind The Screen offers insights, inspiration, and a glimpse into the vibrant world of Nigerian storytelling. Stay tuned for our upcoming episodes as we continue to showcase the diverse talents shaping the future of the industry.


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