Learning Begins With Us
Benin film academy is a practical Hands on certificate issuing film academy and its a collaboration between Nollywood veteran multiple award winning international filmmaker Amb Dr Lancelot Oduwa IMASUEN’s Nollywood project 101 and the premiere private university in Nigeria Igbinedion University Okada, in furtherance of its Town and Gown initiative
In their numerous projects, students take on roles such as director, actors, cinematographer, writer and editor and experience first-hand what it’s like to be a part of a film production.
Their production efforts will be exhibiting among students from other parts of the world at the Okada International Students Film Festival. This will be the major window to global recognition to our students.
Students are assured of rarest opportunity to also serve in major Nollywood productions and participate in exchange programmes with our foreign partners while still studying with us. This is intentioned to instill global professional ethics that will stand out our students worldwide
Benin Film Academy at a Glance
BFA … we are the Gateway to the heart of Nollywood ,…
And we say “Effort is nothing, but results is everything .. so we encourage our students to study to show themselves approved , craftsmen that needs not to be ashamed.
Amb. Dr Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen — Co-Founder/Filmmaker In Charge
The Film Academy provides practical, hands-on training with students gaining invaluable experience directing and shooting their own films and an opportunity to serve as integral crew members on projects by Nollywood ace, Lancelot Imasuen.