Producers of Just not Married one of the eight Nigerian movies selected for presentation at the 2016 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) are ecstatic about the reception the movie has received.
Just Not Married is one of eight Nigerian movies selected as part of the City to City Spotlight Program on Lagos. It received standing ovation at its international premiere at TIFF, and has been one of the most talked about movies in the City to City selections.
Cameron Bailey, Artistic Director of TIFF describes the movie as “the favorite of all TIFF Staff”
Director of the movie, Uduak-Obong Patrick says of this experience, while the movie’s producer, Judith Audu says: “it’s been an overwhelming and humbling experience to share our very first produced feature movie on a platform as big as TIFF.
The world premiere was attended by several notable Nigerian Government Officials, Media Personalities, Top Filmmakers and Celebrities like; Honourable Commissioner for Information and Strategy at the Lagos State Government, Steve Ayorinde, Founder/Executive Director AFRIFF, Chioma Ude, Kunle Afolayan, Mahmood Ali-Balogun, Steve Gukas, Patience Nzegwu, Hilda Dokubo, Kene Mkparu Canadian actors and personalities like; Helena-Alexis Seymour, Matthew Willson, Andrea Drepaul, Daniel Pillai, Melinda Michael. Dwight Ireland, Landen Wakil , Sonia Jhas, and many others.
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