Our Team

Wisaal Abrahams

Freelance Researcher

Wisaal was selected as a South African Youth Leader Representative at a UN MDG Conference in Utrecht Netherlands in 2010 and was a participant for the NGO SCORE’s 1V Team. Working as a freelance professional; she has worked for Penguin Films as an AD and for Kalahari Pictures as a Production Coordinator here in South Africa. In Sweden worked for GEST. She spoke as a guest speaker at Lovgardet’s Interconnected Conference about Community Art in April 2013 and also took part in the Gothenburg’s International Film Festival in 2013 and was the official photographer and Lighting Assistant for the Frame Festival 2013. Upon returning to SA, Wisaal took part in the 48-hour Film Competition as a writer and AD, where her team walked away with 7 nominations and 1 award. Currently Wisaal is studying part-time and freelancing in the industry. She enjoys nature and poetry.

Richard Mills
Mills is a film editor, producer, director and cameraman. Educated in South Africa, he lived ...
Shelley Barry
Barry is an award-winning filmmaker, poet and lecturer. After graduating from the universities of Cape ...
Jo Menell
Menell is an award-winning television reporter, producer and director. He received an MA in Anthropology ...
Barbara Masekela
Anti-apartheid stalwart and sister of legendary musician Hugh, Masekela is a long-serving African National Congress ...

Other members of our team

Kayla Stamps
Kayla Stamps is pursuing her Masters at the University of Southern California. She is currently ...
Wanga Mafenuka
Wanga started rapping in 1996. He tells classic stories in xhosa slang known as " ...
Leyche’ Carelse
Leyche Carelse born in 1998 in Cape Town, Western Cape. She studied Film and Television ...
Primrose Mrwebi
Writer, performer, and poet, Primrose Mrwebi has written and edited for titles such as Cosmopolitan, Fairlady, Bona, Abafazi, Student Life and many ...
Banele Poni
Banele Poni was born in the Western Cape but his roots are in Gcuwa – ...
Wisaal Abrahams
Wisaal was selected as a South African Youth Leader Representative at a UN MDG Conference ...
Esley Anne Philander
Filmmaker and Community Journalist, Esley Philander has a BA (Hons) and  was awarded an Andrew ...