Culture Spotlight Featuring Fidelis Ogunseri (West Africa Edition)
Fidelis Uyimwen Ogunseri is a Filmmaker, An actor, Director, Scriptwriter, Casting director, a producer/Line-producer, and a Cinematographer. He is the Founder/CEO of OCS FILMS LIMITED, a film production company based in Lagos, Nigeria. Fidelis Ogunseri Line-produced the popular India zee World Series “Deceptive Measures, for the Bollywood cable channel working with ARTHA production team.
Fidelis Uyimwen Ogunseri has been part of other productions since 2008 from his early days in theatre and film production at the University. The theatre and film graduate is set to release his latest feature film title “Chasing Dreams” featuring one of Nigerian veteran actor Jibola Dabo and talented actors.
Tell us about your experience at the Hip Hop Film Festival West Africa?
It was exciting to be part of an experience that celebrates genuine work from creative minds.
Why are stories from the culture important?
Stories from culture are important because it helps to educate and reminds people about the sacrifices of the people and things that shape the society everyone is currently enjoying.
What project are you working on?
I am currently wrapping up with the post-production of my latest feature film Title “Chasing Dreams” which is set to be released this year 2020.
Why do you think the Harlem Film House and Hip Hop Film Festival is important?
Harlem Film house and Hip Hop Film Festival is important because of their unique celebration of culture and a genuine interest in creative works that edify the people's history and arts.