August 25, 2021- Today is his birthday, a wonderful day to celebrate an exceptional leader with a heart of gold and the astute mind of a creative industry genius, Mr Linus Idahosa, the President and Founder of Del-York International and Del-York Creative Academy.
Great animators always start with a dream - which you already do. The inspiration or passion to not only conceive a story but to bring imagination into limitless possibilities is the power behind all of the greatest animations you have seen.
The creative industry is abundant with talent, and yet, you can only have the leverage to stand apart as a true master of the craft - if you reinvent yourself differently from the others. Here are four ways to reinvent yourself and your craft to stand out from the crowd;
Social media might as well be your biggest promotional tool as a filmmaker just starting out. Engage as many avenues on social media as you can by creating worthy content to thrill your audience or build anticipation for your film. Build a community around your film on social media.
Some might argue that getting a degree in film is essentially unnecessary, that all you need is just passion and talent to break through. But is it, though?
Here are a few reasons why a certificate from a reputable film school could do more for you than without.
The first thing you should know is that the Creative industry is a highly competitive one. That means that opportunities in this industry are very rare, so how can you stand out? How can you break into the industry with little or no experience?
Sanwo-Olu in his special remarks to the gathering stated that the project was one he was personally passionate about as it involved certain pillars of the Lagos THEMES development agenda of education, technology tourism, and entertainment that he believed could improve
the fortunes of the state at the individual and macro levels using the creative industry and young people as a strategic weapon.