The organisers of Ibadan International Film Festival have called for film submission ahead of its third Edition with the theme “Celebrating Global Cinematic Excellence.”
The festival which is scheduled to take place from September 19th to 21st, 2024 is a continuation of film culture in the city.
As a testament to its commitment to promoting diverse cinematic expressions, the festival aims to provide a platform for filmmakers, enthusiasts, and industry professionals to converge, exchange ideas and celebrate the art of storytelling through film.
This year’s event promises to be a spectacular showcase of global cinematic excellence, featuring a carefully curated selection of compelling films from around the world.
Some of the highlights of the festival include a diverse film line up, showcasing the power of storytelling to bridge cultural gaps and foster understanding; workshops and panel discussions featuring industry professionals with insights into the evolving landscape of filmmaking, distribution, and the impact of technology on the industry.
There will also be networking opportunities for filmmakers, producers, and film enthusiasts to connect, collaborate, and build lasting relationships during networking sessions and social events throughout the festival.
Expectedly, this is a going to be a reverberating cultural showcase allowing film buffs to immerse themselves in the city’s rich history, traditions, and vibrant arts scene.
Wrapping up the festival is a special award night in recognition of outstanding contributions to the world of filmmaking. Categories include Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and many more.
Filmmakers are invited to submit their entries for consideration in various categories. Submissions can be made through the official festival website.