African Gaze: Hollywood, Bollywood And Nollywood Movie Posters From Ghana

The late 1980s in Ghana saw the emergence of exuberant new visual modes of expression in a new local and innovative film industry (alongside that of Nigeria commonly referred to as Nollywood), especially in the ways films were promoted by vivid hand painted posters on sack or canvass, writes Karun Thakar. Continue reading »

Die-Hard Fan Builds Shrine to Bollywood Star Shah Rukh Khan

Vishal Singh walks out to the terrace of his house in Lucknow, India, on October 24. Singh is a fan of the Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan and has plastered every square inch of his house with Khan’s pictures. (Pawan Kumar / Reuters) Continue reading »