Lagos - Arts and cultural centre, Terra Kulture will partner with Kunle Afolyan’s Golden Effects Pictures to market the film, October 1, reports The Nation
The partnership is meant to raise sponsorship for the cinematic release and worldwide premiere of the film.
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Managing Director and founder of Terra Kulture, Bolanle Austen-Peters, at a private screening of the film said that the centers involvement signifies a renaissance in culture of Nigerian movie promotion, and marketing of arts and culture at large.
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October 1 is a psychological thriller that follows Danladi Waziri (Sadiq Daba), a police officer from the North who is posted to the remote town of Akote, to solve a series of female murder cases before the Nigerian flag is raised on October 1, Nigeria’s Independence Day.
The film which debuts in cinemas on October 1, has an array of stars that include Kunle Afolayan, Sadiq Daba, Deola Sagoe, Kenneth Okonkwo, Fabian Adeoye Lojede, Demola Adedoyin, David Baile, Kayode Olaiya and Kehinde Bankole.
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The movie was made with over N200million, and was shot in Lagos and Ondo state for over forty days, after four months on pre-production.
Read more at The Nation
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