Budding entrepreneur and Nollywood producer, Oby Olebara Uzoukwu has added another feather to her enterprises with the establishment of Obylicious Empire Film Academy.Â
The Film Academy, which is located in Lekki, has state-of-the-art equipment, and facilitators. A statement signed by the Director of Studies at Obylicious Empire Film Academy Kingsley Iweru said, â€œFrom an education perspective, we are indisputable. Our one-month course goes deep, efficient, and transformational. This is no accident. We have an inspired education department who are experts at curriculum design and preparing industry specialists to be effective instructors.Â
â€œAt Obylicious Empire Film Academy we believe that results matter, we are not only referring to what you accomplish at OEFA but what you will accomplish in your career. These are the results that truly matter.â€
The statement said, â€œGovernment of Nigeria believes and sees a great future for the creative industry and we are committed to partnering with the government and other relevant agencies and associations in making the creative industry the centre of attraction and value.Â
â€œHere we intend to empower and nurture young actors to pursue education marked by respect, motivation, depth, character and integrity throughout their lives.Â
Our vision is to equip, enrich and empower our students to be excellent visual storytellers. Our mission is to train, develop and articulate the creative principles of visual storytelling and practices of film in our students and empower them to realise their personal artistic vision for their acting career.
â€œObylicious Empire Film Academy (OEFA) was founded on the philosophy that one month of concentrated work, that balances industry-led theory and hands-on production gives students the necessary skills to craft a professional â€“ level portfolio or reel that would ultimately make the students the very best in the Motion Picture Industry, the statement said.