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Lagos to feature eight films at Toronto Film Festival

28 June 2016, 15:06

Lagos - Eight films produced in Lagos state  will be selected to feature at the Tronto International Film Festival, reports All Africa.

Theis was made known at a press conference  organized by the State's Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde, his counterpart in Tourism, Arts and Culture, Folorunsho Folarin-Coker, who briefed journalists alongside the Artistic Director Toronto Film Festival, Mr. Cameron Bailey, at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre in Alausa.

Also read:Three Nollywood flicks make Zanzibar International Film Festival

Ayorinde said the move was in line with the State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode's campaign promises to make the state a hub for tourism. 

He said the eight films to be selected does not necessarily have to be about Lagos, but films produced by directors based in the State.

Read more at All Africa

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