, Volume 69, Number 5

Franco Sacchi, a documentary film-maker
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Franco Sacchi is a documentary film-maker whose work includes This is Nollywood (2007) and Waiting for Armageddon (2009) 

The rapid rise and teething problems of Africa’s answer to Bollywood  

The sheer quantity of low-budget Nollywood films meant sound and picture quality began to suffer. Photo: Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty Images

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