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Robert Bresson

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NAME: ROBERT “ROBBY” BRESSON EMAIL: WEBSITE: I am primarily a Media Consultant, Film Producer & Script writer. I have an MBA in Advertising and Marketing from the University of Poona, India and am a Maisha Alumnae. I have undertaken numerous Feature Film, Documentary, TV and Art Film projects. They include The Witchdoctor. (5,mins)2010 Read More

Paul Chika Tabu

Paul Chika Tabu is a Kenyan writer/ author. He attended KIFF lab in 2011 were he participated in Dear Father… He’s current occupation is a Copywriter and he works at Access Leo Burnett. The Ledge (short film) is one of he’s upcoming projects he’s going to work on. Maisha Film Lab can support and help Read More

Mercy Barasa Mukhongo

Mercy Barasa Mukhongo, who lives in Kenya went and did training in TV Production and worked as an Intern at Media Development in Africa in 2009. The same year she participated in Maisha Screen writing Lab were she was a participant and she attended the Screenwriting Lab Kenya 2009 (KIFF). This is after she had Read More

Janet Madiangi

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I am Janet Madiangi. Cleared college in May 2007 where I got a diploma in TV production though I did sound as well. I attended Maisha film Lab in 2009 as an editor and edited Dawa by Mark Kaigwa under Osama Qashoo’s mentorship. I edited my first movie Help by Robert Bresson though as an Read More

Godwin Otwoma

Godwin Otwoma was born and raised in Kenya and currently lives in Nairobi. He studied English and Management in College. He previously worked as a Copy Writer in an Advertising Agency. He’s credits include Editor Zebu and the Photo Fish (2010), a Maisha short directed by Zippy Nyaruri, Writer/Director Urban Prophet (2010), documentary short, Editor Read More

Florence Onyango Ogallo

Florence Onyango Ogallo who currently lives in Kenya started writing scripts under the mentorship of Cajetan Boy seven years ago and she has had the wonderful opportunity of attending some amazing workshops as the Maisha Film Lab Script writing workshops and more recently the One Fine Day Workshop 2013 Scriptwriting department. At Maisha, she was Read More

Bernadette Otieno Violet

Bernadette Otieno Violet is a writer / film practitioner based in Kenya. I currently work as a Video Producer with Film Aid, at the Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya. Following my participation in Maisha’s labs I delved full time into writing and worked as a screen writer/ freelance magazine and newspaper writer. For my end Read More

Beatrice Wangondo

Beatrice Wangondu

The visual world has always fascinated her. Her passion has grown over the years through education, media exposure and hands on experience to join the best in her generation to produce high Quality, Inspirational, Culturally rich films and TV content that will sell globally. Her experience is in Television Formats development and production of documentaries Read More

Mkaiwawi Mwakaba (mKay)

Mkaiwawi Mwakaba

Having started out her career in the newsroom as a reporter, Mkaiwawi Mwakaba chartered her way into camera work and still photography. Later, she ventured into the cutting room and began perfecting her editing skills. She has garnered experience on the bench having worked on various Kenyan TV drama series’ such as ‘Makutano Junction’, ‘Higher Read More

Cindy Maloba

Cindy Maloba

Born in Coastal Kenya 21 years ago, I started my primary Education at Maseno Girls’ Boarding then Joined Butere Girls High School for my secondary education, where I sat for my Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education in 2009. I got admitted at the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication College for a 3-year course that marshaled Read More