The resulting pink film industry became the stepping stone for many young independent filmmakers.
"Young, independent filmmakers need to be encouraged: Soumitra", "The Times of India City", 21 September 2016
It drives revenue through partnerships with creators, independent filmmakers, and established Hollywood studios.
Shortly after independence, filmmakers such as Jean-Paul Ngassa and Thérèse Sita-Bella explored similar themes.
Internationally known filmmakers such as Ouedraogo, Kabore, Yameogo, and Kouyate make popular television series.
Internationally, German filmmakers such as Roland Emmerich or Wolfgang Petersen built successful careers as directors and producers.