House of Nwapa

Film Information
  • Year: 2016
  • Length: 90min
  • Country: Nigeria

The House of Nwapa chronicles the story of Flora Nwapa, considered as Africa’s first female novelist published in English. A string of narratives and interviews, featuring Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, children’s literature writer, Mabel Segun, German anthropologist, Sabine Jell-Bahlsen and former Heinemann editor, James Currey. It details who she was and what she represented.

Film Credits
Director: Onyeka Nwelue
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