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AFRIFF 2018 THROUGH THE LENS OF TECNO MOBILE

The 2018 edition of the Africa International Film Festival, Afriff, had as a major partner, Africa’s largest smartphone manufacturer TECNO Mobile.

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The exciting and innovative annual film festival which seeks to bring the diversity of African films into one experience by screening vast film categories including feature films, documentaries, short films and so on;  bring various film makers and actors around the continent to share their different film making and acting experiences and bring together the entertainment and movie industry for the purpose of improving the industry in Nigeria and Africa alike.

The festival which kicked off with a screening of Jahmil Qubeka’s ‘Sew the winter to my skin’ on Sunday the 11th of November came to an exhilarating end on Saturday the 17th of November with the AFRIFF Globe awards. In between, over 100 films from 25 countries were screened with industry seminars and Master classes held every day.

As part of its commitment to developing and encouraging smartphone photography and film making, TECNO Mobile had a strong presence made up of key members of its Marketing and creative Department at all the key events during the festival.

The brand also sponsored and presented the AFRIFF Short film category award at the glamorous AFRIFF Globe Awards to the eventual winner ‘1745’. On hand to present the award were TECNO Nigeria’s Marketing Manager Abel Huo and T-BOY, the TECNO mascot.

According to Jesse Oguntimehin, PR and Strategic Partnership Manager at TECNO, ‘TECNO does not only develop amazing products, we also create and partner with experiences that highlight the unique features of our devices.

With the international nature of Afriff and its focus on film culture, we have brought the strength of our Camon series to fore. We are definitely looking forward to playing a bigger role at next year’s edition.

Guests on the red carpet such as Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Rita Dominic, Ego Boyo, Ini Edo and Uche Jumbo had the opportunity to experience the amazing selfie quality of the TECNO Camon X Pro and 11, while interacting with T-Boy and the media.

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Every year, Afriff aims at creating a platform for film enthusiasts and students to learn. It also provides an opportunity for the film industry in Nigeria and Africa to grow and develop while creating a platform for investors and shared technical knowledge.

And lastly, showing the unity in diversity of African films.

 

 

 

 

104 Comments

  1. Nice concept, with the way Techno is going. It’s steadily creating a niche for itself and it will soon be removed from the “China” phones category into a class of its own like Samsung and the rest

  2. Tecno is really making wave now. They develop amazing products . It is one of the best android if not the best self

  3. Good one from Techno. with film industry they should also diversify their support in other thing mostly the once that will benefit the poor masses

  4. Techno is fast become a household name as far as phones are concerned. The picture quality is second to none.

  5. Wao techno is now the best they are improving every area they deseerv more than that they are improving

  6. Good job tecno mobile! You are making us proud.Tecno rocks.continue to make wave across Africa and the world.

  7. Good job coming from Tecno mobile, they are really showing progress and improvement in this country Nigeria

  8. That’s a great achievement. I love the way Tekno is making waves. It is good they partnered with the African film making festival

  9. I can see my fans omotola in edo hilda dokubo and so other beautiful ladies in this festival I love you all.

  10. Tecno mobile is spreading it’s tentacles everywhere. They have almost taken Africa by storm just by it’s presence in most of the major markets.

  11. Techno is always bringing out something new.Entertainment industry needs to improve in their movies because most of the movies i see now are like child’s play.

  12. Tecno time, film industry they should also diversify their support in other thing mostly the once that will benefit the poor masses

  13. Tecno is really trying very hard to bring unity and learning and peace to Africa as a whole……God bless there works maximally

  14. This would be the rebirth of the Nigerian film industry
    Tecno is innovative and their touch of greatness will surely spill over

  15. it’s very good news African film industry is improving and however this will attract more customers for techno mobile company.

  16. Tecno is building up stronger every day. AFRIFF award made celebrities happy with the unique features of camon x pro and 11, their selfie was funfill

  17. Techno are really trying in area of phone quality. Although they are using the opportunity to advertise their product

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