Hollywood inspired names

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Hollywood is such an iconic name in the film industry that various other locations associated with the film industry are nicknamed with Hollywood-inspired names. Most of the names are starting with the first letter of the location or a couple of letters and ending in the letters "-ollywood" or just "-wood". The best known of the examples is probably Bollywood, derived from the city of Bombay.

Historically, the first Hollywood-inspired nickname was Tollywood for Tollygunge, West Bengal, India, dating back to 1932.

Film industry in South Asia

The Hollywood inspired names from film industry in South Asia.

Bollywood the Mumbai-based film industry in India (formerly Bombay)
Dhaliwood
Dhallywood
refers to the Bangladeshi film industry, based in the city of Dhaka
Dholiwood the Dhol-double-headed drum from Gujarat (?)
Kabulwood the Afghan Cinema (Kabul)
Kariwood the Pakistani film industry, based in the city of Karachi
Kollywood the Tamil language film industry, based in the Kodambakkam district of Chennai, India.
Kollywood West can refer to Tamil films produced in western countries, such as Canada, Germany, France and the United Kingdom
Kollywood South can refer to the filmmaking hubs of Singaporean Tamil films or Sri Lankan Tamil films
Kollywood Nepal may also refer to the cinema of Nepal, the capital of which is Kathmandu
Lollywood the Pakistani film industry, based in the city of Lahore
Ollywood the colloquial name given to the Oriya language movie industry in Orissa, India
Pollywood the colloquial name given to the Pashtu language movie industry in Peshawar, Pakistan
Punjwood the Punjabi language film industry in India
Sandalwood the Kannada language Karnataka film industry in Karnataka, India
Sollywood the Sindhi film industry
Tollywood Bengali film industry in Tollygunge, West Bengal, India
Tollywood the Telugu film industry in the state of Andhra Pradesh

Film industry in around the world

The Hollywood inspired names from film industry elsewhere than in South Asia.

Bulawood the Fiji film industry, Bula being a greeting in the Fijian language
Chinawood a nickname for the Hengdian World Studio, the largest filmstudio in China
Chollywood
Choliwood
refers to the Peruvian film industry
Collywood the Cameroonian film industry
Gollywood the film industry in the state of Gujarat
Gollywood the movie industry in Ghana
Etyekwood the informal name given in the media to Hungary's new Korda Studios under construction in the wine-making village of Etyek near Budapest.
Hollyhammar the film industry in Hallstahammar, Sweden.
Hollywood North the film and television production in Canada, especially the cities of Vancouver and Toronto
Kanywood film industry in Kano, Nigeria
Kgalewood refers to an area at the bottom of Kgale Hill in Gaborone, Botswana, the set for the TV series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency.
Mollywood may refer to the Mormon film industry in the United States.
Nollywood Nigeria film industry
Pinewood Buckinghamshire, England, name given because of the pine trees surrounding it
Pallywood is a term used by conservative commentators to describe alleged anti-Israeli media manipulation through video footage
Riverwood the film industry in Kenya, it's name is from the street River Road
Somaliwood refers to the film industry that has sprung up around the Somali immigrant community of Columbus, Ohio
Swahiliwood refers to the cinema of Tanzania
Tamalewood New Mexico (?)
Trollywood is the informal name for a film production facility in Trollhättan Municipality, Sweden
Valleywood is the informal name for the Dragon International film studio complex in Wales
Wellywood refers to Wellington, New Zealand - home of Weta Workshop, Weta Digital and Peter Jackson's film studio
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