Lagos - The Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) will sponsor 10 students to get training in film making from the United States, reports The Nation
According to Chioma Ude, founder of AFRIFF, the brightest 10 students at the forthcoming AFRIFF training/ workshops scheduled to hold between November 9 and November 16, at the Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort, Calabar, Cross River State, will be eligible.
The proposed training will be in short film at one of the American universities.
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The theme for the workshops and seminars is tagged ‘AFRIFF Talent Development Workshops’, and covers training in acting, scriptwriting, directing and cinematography.
AFRIFF have also worked directly with students of the National Film Institute, Jos, the Creative Arts Department of University of Port-Harcourt, PEFTI Film Institute, Lagos as well as other aspiring young film makers.
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The beneficiaries will shoot a short film that will be entered into the festival’s students’ short category at the festival in 2015.
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