After a successful maiden edition held at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Abuja on Saturday, November 29, 2015, 2ET Media Network Ltd. is set for the second season of Unleash Ur Creativity (UUCNigeria) Nigeria project which is designed to empower the up-coming actors, young filmmakers and the creative persons who have undying desire for a platform to showcase their talents to the world.
Can you write, tell captivating and compelling story? Are you good at editing, can you handle the camera well enough to shoot clean, crisp motion pictures, or, you have the charisma of that of an outstanding director? This platform is calling out to the Actors, Directors, Editors, Cinematographers, Lighting and Sound persons, Screenwriters etc to come showcase their abilities and be seen.
THE CONCEPT (click for more)
3 groups of 20 creative persons will be selected from series of zonal auditions, camped for 14 days in which they are to shoot their respective short films. They are to develop their stories, produce and premiere it in that period of time to an audience and the winning group will be empowered afterwards to produce a feature film.
Registration has been ongoing and once it closes on Monday, October 31, 2016, zonal auditions will commence afterwards starting from the North; Kano, Kaduna, Adamawa and Abuja on a soon-to-be released dates and venues. Afterwards, the train will move southwards starting from Calabar to Port-harcourt then Enugu, Asaba and finally in Lagos.
For 14 days, 60 selected finalists from across the zonal auditions will all converge in the Federal Capital Territory, split into 3 different groups of 20 persons each in which they are expected to collaborate and shoot their respective short films within the time frame while the winning group will be empowered to produce a feature length movie. The UUC Nigeria Project Season 2 will climax in December at a grand finale "Night of Comedy, Movie Premiere and Awards" where outstanding contestants: "Best Actor, Male and female", "Best Editor", Best Director", "Best Cinematographer", "Best Makeup" and "Best Sound Design" will also be recognized.
Before filling the online registration form, you are expected to have paid your registration fee of three thousand naira (N3, 0000) only into the bank details below, then proceed by filling your teller no. appropriately.
BANK: HERITAGE BANK PLC
ACCOUNT NAME: 2ET MEDIA NETWORK LTD.
ACCOUNT NO: 5100245635
According to the CEO of 2ET Media Network Ltd., Emmanuel Eyaba, who is a member of the Directors Guild of Nigeria and the Executive Producer of Unleash Ur Creativity Nigeria Project, "the movie project to be embarked on by the winning group has been endorsed by the African Union - ECOSOCC, under the distinguished leadership of the chairperson, Dr. Tunji J. Asaolu (FIDIR, MIDPM) and plans are currently in finalizing stages to have a classical high budget world class movie production in the first quarter of 2017.
AU endorsement for UUC Movie Project UUC Nigeria Project has also been fully endorsed by the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture (FMIC), National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), the Nigerian Film & Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Nigerian Copyrights Commission (NCC) and the Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN) and is brought to you by 2ET Media Network and Virtues &Nobletouch Nigeria.
Emmanuel Eyaba (EP, UUC), Dr. Tunji J. Asaolu (Chairperson, AU), Prince OddyNwaubani&DumkenennaNnadi (Associate Producer, UUC Nigeria Project)
DR. TUNJI JOHN ASAOLU, FIDIR, MIDPM (Chairperson, Social Affairs and Health, African Union - ECOSSOC) with EMMANUEL EYABA, DGN (Executive Producer of UUC Nigeria Project)
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