The online space is making progress as to how it allows small and independent filmmakers share their art. Iroko TV, Ibaka TV, Conga TV , Shugaban TV, i-flix and Scene one all have diverse content that satisfy Nigerians, both home and in diaspora.
Top musician, D’banj is bringing his Cream platform as an additional option for filmmakers to take advantage of.
The CREAM platform stands for Creative, Reality, Entertainment, Arts and Music and was created in 2016 and so far has given opportunities to musicians to upload and promote their works.
D’banj made the announcement on stage at the just concluded, Nigerian Entertainment Conference 2018, which held at Landmark Event Centre, Lagos. Every month 10 scripts will be picked by talents on the platform and given to professionals to shoot, Cream will produce and monetize these videos to benefit contributors.
While he has not given further details on other benefits filmmakers will enjoy while using the platform, Cream, will be available for filmmakers on the 1st of May. The platform has rewarded some of its subscribers with trips to Dubai and the singer says there are over 3.5 million subscribers on the platform.
”The CREAM platform is not a record label, it give opportunities to people who have content, and in less than two years, we have 3.5million subscribers using our platform”.