Zuma Film Festival

Nigerian Film Corporation. info@zumafilmfest.gov.ng, +234 8063390420, +234 8035046119

december

01dec1:00 am1:00 amZUMA LIGHT-UP NIGHT

Event Details

Zuma Light-Up Night marks the official opening and commencement of activities of the Zuma Film Festival 2018. About 1000 guests are expected at the Zuma Light-Up Night. It is an evening of leisure in a cocktail setting serenaded with a blend of live music performances and premiere of a premium movie to a strictly, by invitation A-Class audience. The events of the evening starts with an all-media Red Carpet coverage with the celebrities and dignitaries and all the attendant glitz and glamour that accompany Red Carpets.. The event is specially planned to avail interaction among film makers, prominent actors/actresses, industry ancillary service providers, financial service providers and industry equipment manufacturers and vendors and strategically selected fans.

Time

(Saturday) 1:00 am - 1:00 am

02decalldayANNUAL FILM LECTURE

Event Details

The Annual Film Lecture focuses at bringing together industry practitioners, captains of industries, top government officials, industry stakeholders, the academia, the media and the general public to conference and share thoughts on contemporary issue of importance to the growth of the film industry in Nigeria.

It also serves as a platform for synthesizing ideas for effective policy making for the development of the Nigerian motion picture industry and to the economic development of the country.

Audience Profile:

Heads of MDAs, Principal Officers and members of the National Assembly, Heads of development Finance institutions, film makers, film equipment manufacturers and vendors. Actors and actresses, fans and other stakeholders.

Time

All Day (Sunday)

02decallday06EMERGING FILM TALENT WORKSHOP

Event Details

The Emerging Talent segment is designed as a mini festival within a festival to cater to young people and new entrants into the film industry. It is hands on training that will focus on the nuts and bolts of different aspects of film training. It features workshops, lectures, master classes with some of the masters of the industry locally and internationally sourced. It will include the production of short films. Corporate institutions and organisations are invited to support the Emerging Film Talent programme.

Time

december 2 (Sunday) - 6 (Thursday)

03decallday05ZUMA MOVIE-JAMZ BLAST

Event Details

The Zuma Movie-Jamz Blast is a 360-degree entertainment event, inclusive of live music concert, comedy and movie screening to be held in venues on different days in the Federal Capital Territory and satellite towns over a five-day period. Gate is free.

Audience Profile:
It is a free gate event targeted at the youth population. A minimum of 2,000 youths across genders are expected at each venue of the Movie-Jamz Blast.

Time

december 3 (Monday) - 5 (Wednesday)

04decalldayFILM BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT FORUM

Event Details

The Forum facilitates interaction between and among strategic players in development financial institutions with growing interests in the films and related industries. It also seeks to attract financial service providers for the purpose of activating new channels of collaborations and doing business with the films and related industry as well as growing it into a sustainable commercially rewarding industry while attracting local and foreign investors into the industry.

Audience Profile:

Chief executive of Finance institutions, investment companies, high net worth individuals both domestic and foreign, institutional investors, development partners, film production companies, MDAs, and broadcast organisations among others.

Time

All Day (Tuesday)

04decallday06FILM X

Event Details

Zuma Film Market and Equipment Exhibition Market tagged Film X, is the annual marketing exhibition platform facilitating the public interaction with film makers products, film equipment, financial industry support services, telecommunication products/brand activation, film location exposure, market possibilities for beverage manufacturers and food vendors.

Interested participants are required to register and secure pavilions of choice in the Film X arena specially designed to facilitates buyer-seller interface.

Historically, more than a cumulative 20,000 customers throng different Film X pavilions to consummate different forms of transactions.

Time

december 4 (Tuesday) - 6 (Thursday)

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