Nollywood is set to kick off its own Industry Nights tagged Nolly Thursdays.
The night aimed at promoting and celebrating Nollywood movies (old and new) in the cinema, as well as the actors and filmmakers involved.
The first event will have the presence of Rita Dominic as its guest star, with the feature movie set to be recently released Surulere.
The event which will kick off on Thursday, February 18, will hold 6pm every last Thursday of the month at Genesis Deluxe Cinemas Lekki.
The core objectives of GDC’s Nolly Thursdays are as follows:
Promote Nollywood movies
To increase local content in Nigerian cinemas
Create a platform for key stakeholders in the industry
To attract young talents to the Film Industry
Activities will include
1. Guest Movie Star
2. Movie Screenings
3. Red Carpet
4. Q & A sessions
5. Autograph sessions
6. Photo Session with Fans
7. In-house DJ and Cocktails