The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I has called on Yoruba film producers to produce more historical films that teach useful lessons about the Yoruba language, values and culture.
Oba Adetunji gave this advice at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan residence while welcoming Eleni Film Company led by Abiodun Latinwo Eleni.
The Ibadan paramount ruler, himself a doyen of the entertainment industry noted that there is sufficient lessons in the history of the Yoruba nation for film producers to teach the present and future generations.
According to him, only quality films would survive the test of time even as the present economic situation has not stopped people from looking for good movies.
The first class monarch stated his readiness to support good works of art and prayed God to bless the works of their hands.
Earlier, Eleni, CEO of the company, informed Olubadan that historical films are best for the society at a time like this, urging the Olubadan to assist them in realising their dreams.