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Safi I.

Nairobi, Kenya

$500 - $1300 / Day

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Top Services

  • Documentary DP

  • Non-Fiction Film Director

  • Full-Service Live Production

Equipment

Video

  • 4K video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • Drone

Audio

  • Wireless lavalier mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer
  • Shoulder rig

About Safi

I am a bilingual freelance journalist with six years experience. I know how to film, edit videos and audios, script, produce and report. I have worked with three local media stations in Kenya namely Nation Media Group's NTV, Royal Media Service's Citizen TV and I am currently filling and producing for Switch TV Kenya

Top Projects

  • NTV KENYA - Fish supply in L.Turkana dwindles as alkalinity increases

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Field Producer
    • Video Editor - Documentary
    • Reporter / Journalist

    This feature is about drought in Lake Turkana. While pastoralists are counting huge losses as a result of the prolonged drought and some interventions are in place to mitigate the drought on land, the impact has extended to marine life as the world's largest permanent alkaline desert lake in Kenya's Marsabit county, Lake Turkana, slowly loses the ability to support her rich marine life.

  • SWITCH tv Kenya- Marsabit on the Brink

    • Documentary DP
    • Creative Director
    • On-Air Reporter / Host
    • Field Producer

    This feature is about the perennial drought that keep ravaging the northern Kenya area and affect thousands of pastoral communities whose main livelihood is livestock keeping

  • The Deadly Swarm

    • Series Producer / Show Runner

    This is a documentary about locust invasion done by switch TV and Kenya Red Cross on behalf of FAO. Produced and Scripted by Safi Godana Ibrae

  • SWITCH TV KENYA - Walda Sanctuary of hope - Marsabit

    • Field Producer
    • Translator
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • Copy Editor

    The feature was about the traditional way of watering animals by pastoral communities in drought stricken Marsabit county and how herders work in a team to survive the harsh conditions and tough life in the desert. The singing wells also addresses various issues that nomads grapple with in their everyday life

  • SWITCH TV KENYA - THE SINGING WELLS OF MARSABIT

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Field Producer
    • Video Editor - Documentary
    • Transcriber

    The feature was about the traditional way of watering animals by pastoral communities in drought stricken Marsabit county and how herders work in a team to survive the harsh conditions and tough life in the desert. The singing wells also addresses various issues that nomads grapple with in their everyday life

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Creative Director
  • Production Coordinator / Crewing
  • Series Producer / Show Runner
  • Copy Editor
  • Translator

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News
  • Transcriber

Safi's Clients

  • Kenya Red Cross Society /International Centre for Humanitarian Affairs