Kunle Afolayan Discusses “The CEO” And Creativity In Africa With Air France/KLM Executives
Nigerian filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan recently held a conference with the Senior Vice President, Africa, Air France/KLM, Mr. Frank Legre and 15 Commercial Directors of Air France/KLM from different parts of Africa in Amsterdam.
Afolayan, whose latest film, The CEO is being greatly supported by Air France and Dutch partner, KLM said,
“We discussed film and the possibilities of taking African cinema to the next level. They wanted to know how I’ve been able to sustain ground-breaking projects and see the possibility of adopting this in other African countries,” he told newsmen upon arrival at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. “I also unveiled our plans for the premiere of The CEO across Africa which they found laudable.”
Recall that on July 29, 2015, Afolayan was signed as brand ambassador Air France, with the deal covering The CEO movie and several projects of mutual benefits.
“I didn’t need to speak too much about the creative ingenuity in Africa. As part of my presentation at the meeting, I showed a preview of The CEO and they were quite impressed. In all, we had a two-hour talk about the many untapped potentials in the African market,” he disclosed