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AFRICA FILM FOR IMPACT FESTIVAL UNVEILS, CALLS FOR ENTRIES

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Film For Impact Foundation in partnership with High Definition Film Studio is set to receive entries for the maiden edition of “Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF)”.
Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF) is dedicated to showcasing, celebrating, and empowering films and filmmakers committed to social change themes in movie production across the continent of Africa.
The Film Festival which will screen short and feature films with purpose over a 3 day period, will also host master classes, panel discussions, and workshops on filmmaking, creating content for social change, behavioral insight, communications, monitoring and evaluation etc.
Also a major feature in the festival is a Pitching Session, where fellows of the Film For Impact Fellowship get to pitch their great ideas to donors. All films to be screened at AFFIF must address a specific social issue as the central theme of the film.
Films must Entertain, Educate, Inspire, and Give Hope. Running time for the films is 3-30 minutes for short films, and 60-90 minutes for feature films.
The festival will climax with an Impact Award Night which will honor extraordinary achievements in filmmaking. Award category includes Screenplay, Cinematography, Creativity (Director), and Social Impact awards. Stakeholders in both filmmaking and the social change sector are a major audience for this festival.
The maiden edition of Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF) is scheduled to hold May 28-30, 2020 in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja.
Partnership Opportunities avails for International Organizations, Government, Private Organizations, NGOs, CEOs, Embassies and High Commissions, Impact Investors, both commercial and social change stakeholders, as well as individuals to partner with Africa film For Impact Festival in whatever capacity they would be willing.
Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF) is powered by Film For Impact Fellowship, a brain child of Film For Impact Foundation, the 3rd arm of High Definition Film Studio.
The Fellowship is a community for filmmakers who share a common goal to pioneer change in Nigeria and across the African continent using film. Currently the fellowship is established in the 6 geopolitical zones in Nigeria with a cumulative of 90 fellows and 24 leaders. 6 groundbreaking films produced by these zones will be premiering at the 2020 Africa Film For Impact Festival. For more on the foundation please visit www.filmforimpact.org.
Entries for AFFIF officially opened October 1, 2019 and all entries are received via the international festival platform “Filmfreeway”. To enter a film for the festival, log on to www.filmfreeway.com and search for “Africa Film For Impact Festival, and enter your film.
Follow Africa Film For Impact Festival on Instagram, Facebook, and twitter @filmforimpactfoundation
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For any enquires or correspondence, please send an email to affif.com.ng@gmail.com call 08171152769. 08118134152. For more information on the festival please visit www.affif.com.ng
High Definition Film Studio is supported by John D & Catherine T MacArthur Foundation.
God bless the federal republic of Nigeria.
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Rotimi Salami wins BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR at the City People Movie Award 2019

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Rotimi Salami, the cute Nollywood star popularly known for earning his breakthrough after winning Best Supporting Actor (AMVCA2017) and several other awards recently won the best supporting actor (Yoruba) at the just concluded city people movie award 2019.Rotimi already has well over 10 nominations from 6 different award organizers both within and outside the shores of Nigeria just in 2019.

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He also mentioned the probability of premiering his new movie ONCE UPON A TOMORROW in the United Kingdom sometime in November 2019.

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Mercy Johnson Signs New Deal With Real Estate Outfit

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It is indeed a season of good tidings for thespian Mercy Johnson.

Following a successful acting career and a political appointment, she came out with a cooking programme that has now garnered a cult fan base.

There is however something new from the actress, as she recently signed a deal with Pennek Nigeria Limited, tagged one of the top real estate companies in the country.

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The thespian join an ever increasing list of celebrities to endorse real estate brands, as ambassadors.

Mercy Johnson who joined Pennek Nigeria Limited as their brand ambassador expressed her excitement over this new deal, sharing the news with her followers on Instagram and other platforms.

Mercy Johnson Becomes Pennek?s Brand Ambassador

Mercy Johnson Becomes Pennek?s Brand Ambassador

Mercy Johnson Becomes Pennek?s Brand Ambassador

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#saveoluwabunmi: Nollywood Actress, Yemi Komolafe’s Daughter, Oluwabunmi Seriously Ill, Needs N1.5M For Surgery

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According to research and results, Nollywood’s actress, Yemi Komolafe’s daughter, Oluwabunmi Komolafe, was diagonized of multi-sinusitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in one of the hollow areas (sinus) of the skull around the nose) seven months ago.

At present, part of the nostril is blocked, preventing her from breathing. She only breathes through her mouth. She has been battling this for months and her mother has spent millions of naira on medicine and hospital bills.

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The doctor finally concluded on an operation that will cost 1.5 million Naira but due to previous expenses by the mother, she needs public assistant.

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She can be reached via 08067613081.

For financial assistance,

Akomolafe Yemisi Rachael

0815253534

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