Wahala no dey finish! Stress, work, life - Short Film Contest

An inevitable part of life is stress. It is necessary for growth and creativity however, it can have detrimental effects on our wellbeing and relationships and the society as a whole.

In this year’s Eko Wellness Fair our theme is Managing stress: at work, at play so we can achieve work life balance. Through the short film contest ,we are highlighting the effect of stress on our lives especially when not managed properly.

The theme for the short film contest is Wahala no dey finish! Share your perspective of stress and its impact on us mentally, physically and spiritually.

The short film contest is in partnership with Africa Film Academy Awards the curators of the AMA-AWARDS, Rootflix and Inshort film festival. Selected films will be screened during the Eko Wellness Fair 2-8th of May 2022. And the top 3 stand to win exciting prizes.

Sign up through the below link, and follow us on IG @Ekowellnessfair.

Entries open: 1st of February 2022
Entries close: 15th of March 2022

Terms and Conditions apply!

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Short Film Contest For Eko Wellness Lagos Fair 2022

Please read these terms and conditions carefully, as they set out the conditions governing the short film and photography contest of the Eko wellness fair 2022 and your application to the fair. By entering the competition, you are agreeing to comply with this terms and conditions.

The short films and photography contest hosted by the Eko wellness fair 2022 in Lagos Nigeria with entries open from. we are looking out for creative, compelling, impactful and original storytelling and pictures.

Theme for short films - Wahala no dey finish! Stress, work, life. We are looking for stories that show the impact of stress on our daily lives and communities.

  1. Entry is free and open to everyone
  2. Films must not be longer than 5mins long
  3. All short films must align with the Eko Wellness Fair 2022 theme.
  4. Films may be in English language or any other language but all non-English films must have an English subtitle.
  5. Submission must include a trailer and a filer / banner/ poster for the film
  6. All technical issues with the submitted entries are 100% the responsibilities of the filmmaker. But ensure to contact the Eko wellness team ASAP if there is any issue with the submission process.
  7. Ensure that all content in your film including footage, music, image, props etc. is your own. If you include any copyrighted or trademarked content, you must be able to provide written permission for its use if the need arises.
  8. Selected films will be notified via the email and whats app phone number you give during submission. Please ensure it is accurate.
  9. The selected films will be screened during the physical event of the Eko Wellness fair on the 7th and 8th of May 2022
  10. If selected, you will be required to make the film downloadable on filmfreeway to enable us download it for easy streaming during the fair
  11. You are invited to the screening of the short films and a representative of the selected screened film will be invited to an interview after the screening. If not physically present, provision will be made for a virtual interview with the filmmaker.
  12. The top 5 selected films will win prizes from our partners
  13. The selected films will be screened at Inshort film festival later in 2022. The Inshort festival team will contact you via the contact details submitted
  14. Selected short films will remain on Rootflix platform. This does not affect your copyright or your film submission in another other contest, festival or platform.
  15. Links to the top selected films will be viewed on the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism Wellness portal and Eko Wellness page for 12months
  16. All short films are liable to promotion on the Eko wellness platforms as well as for public viewing during the physical event.


Garden Visitors - Photography Contest

Many factors contribute to our overall wellbeing and help us manage the effects of stress. From spending time in nature, to eating natural and organically grown foods, to having hobbies and playing with pets.

Our photography contest is all this rolled into one and we are very excited to bring it to you in partnership with NOAN - The Association of Organic Agriculture Practitioners of Nigeria, Lagos chapter. We want to highlight the beauty in nature and encourage gardening and photography as ways to manage stress and reconnect with nature.

Do you garden? Do you spend time in nature? We would love to see what strange and beautiful things / animals / creatures that come visit you.

Selected images wil be displayed in a series of exhibitions at roundabouts in the city of Lagos, in a virtual exhibition and also a physical exhibition during the Eko Wellness Fair. The top 3 selected images will win exciting prizes from our Eko Wellness Fair partners.

Send in your pictures (maximum of 2 entries per contestant) through the link below, and follow us on IG @Ekowellnessfair.

Entries open: 1st of February 2022
Entries close: 15th of March 2022

Terms and Conditions apply!

Register Now

Photography Contest For Eko Wellness Lagos Fair 2022

The photography competition hosted by Eko wellness fair 2022 is subject to the following terms and conditions and by registering and entering the competition you automatically agree to be bound by them.

The theme of the Photography contest is Garden visitors. We encourage you to beautifully capture interesting things, animals, birds, flowers, anything at all in an urban garden.

  1. Entry is free and open to everyone.
  2. There is a maximum of two entries per participant.
  3. By entering the completion, you agree that you took the picture yourself.
  4. The competition is open to persons who are residents and non-residents of Lagos state.
  5. Eko wellness will assume that entries put in by entrants less than 18 years of age have consent from Parents and guardians for their entry into the competition.
  6. Selected pictures will be used in both outdoor and indoor exhibitions during the month of May 2022 in relation to the Eko Wellness Fair. By participating in this contest and submitting your work, you agree for your submitted images to be used in the online, indoor and outdoor exhibitions organized as part of the Eko Wellness Fair 2022.
  7. Entries should be submitted in a HIGH RESOLUTION FORMAT, minimum of 350 dpi. Images which are not high resolution may be discounted from the competition. All entries should be submitted by the closing date.
  8. Selected pictures will be notified via the whats app number and email that you share during submission so please ensure they are accurate.
  9. Eko wellness team accepts no responsibilities for entries lost, damaged or delayed whether due to transmission errors, website malfunctions, computer errors or otherwise.
  10. Entrants agree to their pictures appearing on the Eko wellness and social media platforms as well as respective partner’s blogs and social media handles in relation to the contest.
  11. By participating in the contest, you agree for your pictures to be used in any future promotions of EKO Wellness Fair and Lagos State Ministry of Tourism wellness portal- Credit will be given to the photographer
  12. You are invited to the exhibition at the physical Eko Wellness Fair on the 7th and 8th of May. You may be invited share the story behind the picture. If not physically present, provision will be made for a virtual interview with the filmmaker.
  13. Links to the selected images will remain on Eko Wellness fair website and Lagos State Ministry of Tourism wellness portal for 12 months. This does not infringe on your copyrights as the images will not be used in anything else without your written permission




Lagos State, Nigeria

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