KNIGHT FRANK SPONSORS LE GRAND JOUR FILM SCREENING IN UGANDA

07 March 2016

 An internationally acclaimed film, Le Grand Jour (The Big Day) was launched to the Ugandan audience by Uganda’s Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dr. Ruhukana Rugunda on 4th March at Century Cinemax, Acacia Mall which is managed by Knight Frank.

 

Le Grand Jour is directed by Pascal Plisson, a renowned French screenwriter and documentary filmmaker, produced by Ms. Maria Tauzia and features a Ugandan actor, Mr. Tom Ssekabira. The heartwarming educational masterpiece depicts how the youth can be a formidable force in developing their countries through nature preservation, sports and many other avenues available to them.

 

Le Grand Jour was initially launched on 8th September 2015 at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris to an audience of over one thousand (1,000) spectators. The film has so far been shown in Japan, France, Spain, Mexico, USA and Italy. The film has already won an award and is being used as another tool to promoting Uganda as a major tourist destination.

 

Knight Frank Uganda is delighted to have sponsored the event which attracted Uganda’s top tourism and hospitality industry influencers.