In a dazzling night of glitz and glamour at the 7th edition of the Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival (TINFF), Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson, the National President of The Association of Movie Producers (AMP), stood in the spotlight as she graciously accepted the prestigious TINFF Achievement Award in Creative Arts and Media. The honor was bestowed upon her, alongside two other AMP members, Tobi Vincent and Akinbayo Morakinyo, for their exceptional contribution to the world of cinema through their film “Obsession and Rebirth.”
The award ceremony, held in Canada’s vibrant city of Toronto, witnessed a gathering of distinguished personalities and celebrated figures from the global film industry. Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson, radiating joy and appreciation, expressed her gratitude for the recognition of her outstanding work in the creative arts and media.
Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson did not miss the opportunity to commend the organizers of the Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival, offering her heartfelt appreciation. She made special mention of Mr. Tokunbo Jaboro, the president of TINFF, and his wife Victoria, lauding their unwavering commitment and dedication to promoting excellence in filmmaking over the years.
In a statement, Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson pledged the full support of The Association of Movie Producers (AMP) Nigeria to the Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival in the years ahead. She emphasized the importance of such platforms in bridging cultural gaps and showcasing the incredible talent within the Nigerian film industry on the global stage.
The TINFF Achievement Award in Creative Arts and Media served as a testament to the remarkable achievements of Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson and her fellow AMP members, Tobi Vincent and Akinbayo Morakinyo, in enriching the world of cinema. As they continue to push the boundaries of creativity, their presence at TINFF stands as a shining example of the excellence within Nollywood and its global impact.
The Toronto International Nollywood Film Festival remains a vital platform for celebrating talent, fostering international collaboration, and showcasing the diverse narratives of the African film industry. With the support of influential figures like Ambassador Dr. Queen Blessing Ebigieson and the AMP, the festival’s future shines even brighter on the cinematic horizon.