The Africa Film Academy in its quest to enhance capacity in different aspects of film making and promote the growth of the motion picture industry is set to train over 1000 youths across Africa via Film-In-A-Box, a practical, hands on training school established to equip aspiring and emerging film makers with requisite skills needed to succeed in the film industry.
The first in the series of Film-In-A-Box trainings scheduled across the continent will hold on the 25th-26th of February in Lagos, Nigeria.
The workshop with the theme SO YOU WANT TO ACT? will run master classes to be led by notable resource persons and industry leaders which include multiple award winners and two-time AMAA winners,
Joke Silva and Kunle Afolayan. Other resource persons include Mildred Okwo, Sonny Mcdon among others.
The training modules will cover Basic Legal Knowledge for actors, Acting, Script Interpretation, Image Management, Make-Up among others. Debbin, a renowned industry photographer, will coordinate a photo shoot for all participants.
Fil-In-A-Box SO YOU WANT TO ACT? workshop costs N5000 only and will hold at The University of Lagos. Interested participants should contact Tolani@ama-awards.com, Ken@ama-awards or call 07092641859, 07092634884 for further enquiries.
The workshop according to the coordinator will offer a basic foundational knowledge for any young man and woman interested in pursuing an educational or professional career in acting.