|Years active 1999–present|
Name Lancelot Imasuen
|Role Film director|
Parents Godwin Imasuen
|Born July 21, 1971 (age 44) (1971-07-21) Benin City, Nigeria|
Occupation Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Spouse Aimua Lancelot Imasuen (m. 2007)
Awards Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Nigerian Film
Nominations Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Director
Movies Adesuwa, ABCs of Death 2, A Private Storm, Nollywood Babylon, Games Men Play
Similar People Emem Isong, Jim Hosking, Kristina Buozyte, E L Katz, Aharon Keshales
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Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen (born 21 July 1971) is a Nigerian film director, screenwriter and film producer.
- A think positive moment from film director lancelot oduwa imasuen
- Lancelot oduwa imasuen on his film invasion 1897 the british remove the last king of africa
- Nollywood Babylon
- Selected filmography
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Imasuen has worked in the film industry since 1999 mainly as a film director and producer. He currently lives in Lagos.
His films feature unexplored aspects of the African experience including tribalism, witchcraft, crime, poverty, religion, and folk beliefs.
Imasuen has plans to commence filming an epic movie titled Nogbaisi Ovonramwen in 2013. It will be about the last Oba of Benin.
In 2008 a Canadian documentary Nollywood Babylon co-directed by Ben Addelman and Samir Mallal, and produced by AM Pictures and the National Film Board of Canada in association with the Documentary Channel, followed Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen while he was shooting his 157th film Bent Arrows.
The documentary played in the Official Competition at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2009. Bent Arrows was released into the Nigerian home market in 2010.