SONTA, Plume & Partner Sign N1bn Production Deal, Boost For Movie Industry


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L-R: Chief Executive Officer, Plume and Partner Limited, Samuel Bob-Manuel; President of SONTA, Professor Alex C. Asigbo; Dean, Faculty of Arts, Benue State University, Professor Doki Gowon and the immediate past president of SONTA, Professor Sunny Ododo of University of Maiduguri at the signing exercise conducted recently in Abuja

King Akan, Abuja

The Society of Nigeria Theatre Artists (SONTA) and Plume & Partner Limited; a creative content development company, signed a production deal valued at N1 billion, titled ‘Project Hostage’ an acronym for Project Harvest of Stage, in Abuja recently.

The project which is aimed at bridging the stage to screen gap and the deal agreed to last for five years and renewable will see Plume & Partner Limited provide the technical know-how, while SONTA will handle content development, screening and mentoring.

The agreement will culminate in the production of 35,000 hours of audio-visual programmes. These…

Source: Thisday Newspaper