Movies that shook Nollywood in 2014 by Uzor Ngoladi

Source: Uzor Ngoladi/

1. Half of a Yellow Sun - Biyi Bandele
2. Accident - Teco Benson
3. Lagos Cougars - Desmond Elliot
4. Invasion 1897 - Lancelot Odua Imasuen
5. Onye Ozi - Obi Emelonye

These movies stood out in 2014. They created resounding blurbs and buzz in Nollywood. Most of them garnered countless nominations and awards in diverse categories. They metamorphosed movie making in Nollywood into pure cinematic expressions complete with globally accepted standards for full length movies.

I found my self taking a second watch at these creative works that kept both offline and online community vibrating with excellent output. Without sounding immodest, these game changer flicks are highly recommended for technical viewership for film makers in Nigeria who need to hone their skills further. Let's look at what made these blockbusters a global hit.