Script2Screen Africa set for reality TV on filmmaking

24 February 2017

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With a vision to train filmmakers to tell stories that tackle some of the continent’s most pressing issues head-on, educate viewers while entertaining them, Script2Screen Africa 2017 is set for its first reality TV project. Script2Screen Africa is a vision of High Definition Film Academy.

The project has as theme ‘Film as a Catalyst for Revolution’ and is in its sixth edition. It is scheduled to hold from July 1 through August 26, 2017 and will host finalists comprising of 30 filmmakers and 30 actors as housemates, and will have 12 star actors and trail blazing filmmakers, as mentors.

It will also feature three veteran filmmakers and actors as jury. The eight-week academy will climax with the premiere of the short films by the participants at the Script2Screen awards.

Source: Guardian Nigeria 17 February 2017