Another film from the 2018 edition of the Accelerate Filmmaker Project has been nominated in two different categories at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
The film, titled ‘Thorn‘ was nominated in the Best Short Film and Best Social Message categories.
Thorn, a film by AFMAP alumnus, Bola Akanbi, is a film that depicts the pain and hurt that come out of unhealed deeply seated hurt/anger, as it reveals itself in seemingly intolerable circumstances.
Access Bank, through its initiative, Accelerate TV, has always prided itself in empowering the youths and giving them an opportunity to express their creativity.
In this vein, the Accelerate Filmmaker Project (AFMAP) was birthed and has trained over 35 people and made 11 short films in the project, we have also trained hundreds of other people through masterclasses and 25 more are expected to begin the 2019 edition of the AFMAP in May.
Watch Thorn below: