Fast rising Producer, Daniel Cole and Freda Francis who teamed up with talented Nollywood Director, Toka Mcbaror has bagged a total of 10 nominations at the coming Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF) with the movie ‘The Island’ which is billed to be premiered and officially released soon.
The Island movie is a film created primarily to showcase the best of Nigerian culture and to give viewers an in-depth, enjoyable cultural experience whilst celebrating the efforts of the Nigerian military force. The Island is a fiction which creates a perception of corruption in the nation’s security which intent of challenging patriotism amidst corrupt influences
Former Big Brother Housemate, Tokunbor Idowu better known as TBoss has equally bagged her first movie nominations in the Best Actress category. However, the coming movie had nominations in the following categories; Best Feature Film, Best African Film, Best Actor (FEMI ADEBAYO SALAMI) Best Supporting Actor (SEGUN ARINZE), Best Producer (DANIEL COLE & FREDA FRANCIS), Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Photography , Best Director (TOKA MCBAROR).
Speaking on the nominations, Daniel Cole disclosed that it shows a lot of team work was put in place towards the successful outcome of the movie that is soon to be released. We appreciate the fact that we had a large number of nominations but we can only hope we bring them all home.