LIGHTS, CAMERA, AFRICA!!! 2012 PROGRAMME (Friday 28th SEPT – Monday 1st OCT 2012)

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DAY 1 – Friday, 28 September, 2012 (Invitation Only)
Venue – British Council, Thompson Avenue, Ikoyi

6.00pm – 7.00pm: Cocktail Reception to usher in 2nd LCA Festival
7.05pm – 7.15pm: Festival Welcome Remarks
7.20pm – 7.30pm: Sponsor Remarks
7.45pm – 9.05pm: Festival Premiere Film (Man on Ground – Dir. Akin Omotoso, SOUTH AFRICA, 2011, 80min)
9.15pm – 9.45pm: Q+A Session with Akin Omotoso (Dir. Man on Ground)

DAY 2 – Saturday, 29 September, 2012
Venue – Southern Sun Hotel, Kingsway Road, Ikoyi

12.00pm – 12.10pm: Welcome Remarks
12.15pm – 12.55pm: Festival Film 2 (Where do I Stand? – Dir. Molly Blank, South Africa, 2010, 38 min.)
1.30pm – 3.10pm: Festival Film 3 (Saworoide – Dir. Tunde Kelani, Nigeria. 98 min.)
3.30pm – 4.30pm: Discussion anchored by The Life House and Commitee of Relevant Arts (CORA) Topic- “Shine Your Eye”: Film as eyewitness
4.50pm – 5.00pm: Festival Film 4 (Dr. Cruel – Dir. Teco Benson and Jakob Boeskov, Nigeria /USA, 2010, 9 min.)
5.00pm – 6.30pm: Festival Film 5 (Our Beloved Sudan – Dir. Taghreed Elsanhouri, Sudan, 2011, 92 min.)
6.45pm – 8.30pm: Festival Film 6 (Man on Ground – Dir. Akin Omotoso, SOUTH AFRICA, 2011, 80min)
8.35pm –10.00pm: Post-Screening Social/Cocktails

DAY 3 – Sunday, 30 September, 2012 (Part 1)
Venue – British Council, Thompson Avenue, Ikoyi

12.00pm – 1.10pm: Festival Film 7 (Driving with Fanon – Dir. Kwena Mokwena SOUTH AFRICA/SIERRA LEONE, 2010, 70min.)
1.25pm – 1.50pm: Conversation (In Conversation with Mahen Bonetti. Moderated by Femi Odugbemi)
2.00pm – 3.30pm: Festival Film 8 – Documentary (Call me Kuchu – Dir. Katherine Fairfax Wright & Malika Zouhali-Worrall, U.S., 2012,90 mins)
3.45pm – 4.45pm: Festival Workshop (Cinematography Masterclass by Tunde Kelani) – Read our Q&A session with the Mr Kelani.

DAY 3 – Sunday, 30 September, 2012 (Part 2)
Venue – Freedom Park, Campbell Street, Lagos

7.00pm – 7.15pm: Festival Film 9 (Big Man – Dir. Julius Onah, Nigeria, 2010, 14min)
7.30pm – 8.45pm: Festival Film 10 (Yoole – Dir. Moussa Sene Absa, Barbados/Senegal, 2010, 75 min.)
9.00pm – late: LCA Festival Party in the Park featuring Open Mic Music and Poetry

DAY 4 – Monday, 1 October, 2012
Venue – Freedom Park, Campbell Street, Lagos

4.00pm – 4.40pm: Festival Film 11 (Stadium Hotel – Dir. F Bazalgette, T Gardner, J Hughes and M Millington UK 2012, 38 min.)
5.00pm – 6.00pm: Discussion anchored by Kachifo Ltd (Topic: Acquiring Film Rights for Books)
6.10pm – 6.50pm: Interlude/Light Entertainment
7.00pm – 9.30pm: Festival Film Finale (NAIJ, A History of Nigeria – Dir. Jide Olanrewaju, Nigeria/UK, 2007. 150mins)

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