The history of Nollywood which is the term that is referred to the cinema of Nigeria, dated back to the early 19th century and into the early part of the 20th century during the colonial era. Filming at that time started in the form of peephole viewing of motion pictures using devices like kinetoscope, which allows one individual to view the motion pictures at a time.
The Nollywood Movie Industry is among the largest Film Producers in the World. The Industry has Produced several Local and International Movies that have gained Worldwide recognition but most people do not know the name of the first Nigerian Movie that was shot in Colour. According to Reliable Source, the name of this Movie is Fincho and it was shot in the year 1957.