Lagos to feature eight films at Toronto Film Festival
29 June 2016, 18:58
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.
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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.
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