Partner: Golden Effects services Ltd.
Oct 1 is a movie directed by Kunle Afolayan that reportedly made over N200million and was shot in Lagos and Ondo States.
October 1, a psychological thriller, unveils the story of Danladi Waziri (Sadiq Daba), a police officer from the North who is posted to the remote town of Akote, to investigate a series of female murder cases in the community and have the mystery solved before the Nigerian flag is raised on October 1, Nigeria’s Independence Day.
Kunle Afolayan, is one of Nigeria’s most reputable indigenous movie producers whose works have continued to attract local and international attention. Some of his works include; Irapada, The Figurine, Phone Swap and now October 1.
FirstBank’s sponsorship of Oct. 1 though still under the First@arts platform was done by
Premium Banking. In line with creating that premium brand experience for its customers and as an avenue for hospitality and reward for exclusive customers.
The overall sponsorship ties into FirstBank’s involvement with the arts which contributes to the growth and development of indigenous talents and has contributed to nation building, economic development and cultural sustenance.