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Simon Mukali

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Simon ‘Se’ydou’ Mukali is a Director/Writer born in Nairobi, Kenya on 8th May 1983. He was studying Architecture when, while working on holiday, he got to interact with media professionals in television. He decided to bite the bullet and switch careers, getting into the world of production. He has worked for six years on various Read More

Semakula Francis

EDUCATION Francis obtained a degree in Office and Information Management at Makerere University in 2009. He further obtained a professional certificate in Computer networking at the same University in 2011. Has UACE, UNEB certificate in 2004 at St. James SS. Jinja. And Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) at Armoret High School in 2000. And PLE Read More

Samuel Lutaaya Tebandeke

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Samuel has been a practising artist since 2003 and has gained experience in various art forms namely; dance, theatre, film to mention a few. His primary passion is dance and his interactions with various dance artists and educators have given him the ability to collaborate on various projects and also learn a great deal about Read More

Rogers Atukunda

Rogers Atukunda is a Ugandan I have worked as the Marketing and Communications Representative at Nyati Motion Pictures, Editor, East African Business Link Magazine and News Editor at Chimpreports.com. I did a Bachelor’s Degree in Education with Literature and English from Makerere University. I also attended a screenwriter’s lab organized by Maisha in November 2011 Read More

Robert Maxwell Ochan

I have worked on several documentary projects including scripwriting & directing “The Millennium Village-Anyara” a UNDP Millennium Villages documentary. “The Plight of  a Forgotten People” a documentary on the crisis in Northern Uganda for a United Kingdom based Charity organization, African Community Health & Research Organisation- ARCHRO. “Food Security Project for the People of Luwero” for Read More

Pete Suuna

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  I am working with Great Lakes Film Production as their video editor and also with Trendz Studios ( Mariam Ndagire) as a Video Editor/Cinematographer and a Techinical Mentor in MNFAC. Over the years I have worked on a couple of short Documentary films  with Great Lakes Film Production like OUR OIL OUR CHOICE and many more. The Read More

Patience Katushabe Asaba

Patience Katushabe

Patience Katushabe Asaba was born in Ugandan and has loved films since her childhood. Her great break through was when she started making films in 2011, at the age of 17, with the Maisha Youth program -Youth And Films. She was trained to make films and was the editor of a short film called “Mandu.” Read More

Mugume Davidson

It started in 2007 when I finished my A-level exams and I did not know what to do with my life, the fear of going to university and kill precious time studying a course that I did not love gave me nightmares, by then even the thought of making films was a dream in a Read More

Mubiru Moses

Background Mubiru Moses is a Ugandan, born and raised in Jinja and Kampala, with ancestral grounds in Masaka. Growing up, he was passionate and talented in the fine arts, something that was always known about him. For secondary school he went to Bweyogerere Secondary School where he sat for both his O’ and A’ levels. Read More

Mubezi Arthur Denis

My name is Mubezi Arthur, I am 26 yrs and a graduate from Makerere University in Office and information management. I have strong literature back ground which I did study at my ordinary and advanced levels of education and this gave me an insight of what it takes to be a good writer or actor Read More