Bill Jones Afwani
Bill Jones Afwani is a storyteller with a Bachelor of Arts in Theater and Film from Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya. He has made films in the country for the past five years. His very first short film `Sticking Ribbons’ won the East African Talent Signis award at Zanzibar International Film Festival in 2014. He has produced other short films including Intellectual Scum, which screened at over twenty international festivals globally including Film Africa, AFRIFF and Silicon Valley African International film festival. He is the co-founder of Rocque Pictures, a film producing company in Kenya, which released its first feature film, 18 HOURS which screened in cinemas all over country. He is currently gearing up for his feature length directorial debut. Afwani has extensive experience in theatre, often teaching youth in schools and community centres. He is not only a filmmaker, but a role-model to young people in film and theatre.