Joel Karekezi graduated from Cinecours in 2008. His 2009 short The Pardon won awards at international festivals. His first feature Imbabazi: The Pardon received a Göteborg Festival Fund grant and won the Grand Nile Prize at Luxor African Film Festival 2014 & Special Mention at Khouribga African Film Festival. His script for The Mercy of the Jungle won the CFI Award for Most Promising Audiovisual Project at Durban FilmMart.
The Pardon (2009)
Imbabazi: The Pardon (2013)