Tunde Kelani 'Why I floated a film institute,' filmmaker speaks

According to informations gathered by Pulse, the film institute known as Mainframe Film and Media Institute commenced operations in June 2016.

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Tunde Kelani at the Mainframe Film and Media Institute

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Following his dreams of many years, foremost filmmaker, Tunde Kelani has floated a film institute in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State.

Speaking on his vision Kelani said “I have always wanted to do this but not without acquiring a level of maturity and experience to serve as the lubricant for effective transfer of experiences gained over a career spanning more than three decades"

Continuing, the filmmaker said, 'Mainframe Film and Media Institute therefore is poised to impart artistic and technical education and practice to young ones and established industry professionals who need to update their skills from time to time. My career highlight is founding Mainframe Film and Media Institute, MFMI.'

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According to information gathered by Pulse, the film institute known as Mainframe Film and Media Institute commenced operations in June 2016.

Sources disclosed that the institute will be taking students in programmes that include Film School Basic and Media relations.

It was also gathered that MFMI has facilitators with expertise spanning different parts of film making and they include top rated personnel like Tunde Kelani, Joke Muyiwa Fadirepo, Abiodun Aleja, Bola Bello, Femi Odugbemi, Wale Ojo, Niji Akanni, Olatunji Afolayan, Muritala Sule, Doyin Hassan, Ropo Ewenla, Steve Sodiya, amongst others.

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