Rwandan filmmaker and Rwanda Cinema Centre’s Director, Pierre L. Kayitana has been invited to the United Kingdom, to attend the inaugural event for Films without Borders.
Kayitana who was invited by The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Association, will be attending the event scheduled to take place from Sunday April 22 to Friday 30.
The organizers of the The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award are working together with Films without Borders to set up an organisation that encourages and supports film making by young people in three countries, including Rwanda.
As a leading young filmmaker in Rwanda, Kayitana was also selected as an Ambassador of Film to attend the inaugural event, in an evening with George Lucas, a prominent Filmmaker on Wednesday April 28, at Buckingham Palace.
The HRH, The Earl of Wessex will also be present.
The evening will be preceded by two days of preparations, and various filmmakers will have an opportunity to film an interview with Mr. Lucas about his life in filmmaking.