Realtime International Film Festival in partnership with SPAR, one of Nigeria’s largest supermarket and department store brands has set the date for the third edition to be held across multiple venues from 23rd to 29th June 2019 with the opening ceremony to be held at Film House Leisure Mall, Surulere, Lagos.
The festival promises to be bigger and better and will include 178 movies of various genres from 156 countries. As one of the main features, the event will host the official premiere of four feature films as well as the presentation of the award for “Best Film by a Child” sponsored by SPAR.
Speaking to a brand representative from SPAR, he reiterated their passion for youth development and creativity, saying that SPAR is constantly looking for ways to help promote and showcase the abundance of talent in Nigeria. “In the age, we live in, there is a massive desire to express through art, performance, and creativity. We see it all over the world and believe that Nigeria has some of the best talents in the world in all creative fields. We see this in cinema, in music, sport – it’s something we’ve always been passionate about as a nation, and is something we must continue to nurture in a way that leads to youth development and creative progress,” he added.
Date: Sunday, June 23rd
Time: 3 pm (red carpet), 6:50 (Opening Ceremony/Screening)
Venue: Film House Leisure Mall, Surulere, Lagos.