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Werema J.

Nairobi, Kenya

$300 - $600 / Day

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Top Services

  • Documentary DP

  • Non-Fiction Film Director

  • Full-Service Live Production

Equipment

Video

  • 2K video camera
  • 4K video camera
  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent
  • Drone

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer
  • Shoulder rig
  • Sliders
  • Dolly
  • Live streaming equipment

About Werema

Core: Cinematographer | D.O.P | Editor. | Periphery: Directing, producing, scripting, lighting & sound. | Fascination: Fixing filming logistics anywhere in Africa. | Work: 3 Pan African TV shows, over a hundred episodes across Africa, dozens of documentaries and featurettes, live matches as director among other special production projects. | Specialization: Documentary magazine, short film, commercials, and documentary work. | Toys: Canon DSLR - Cinema, Osmo series, Sony PMW & FS line, ENG, drone, black magic, FCPX, a.o. | Playground: Africa & aspiring... | Former projects involved: Kwese, NBA, SABC, SAA, UN, IHA, Emirates, Rapid Blue, Leo Burnett, a.o. | Current project: Content towards Climate Change awareness in Africa. Now fund-raising. | Homework: Underwater cinematography. | Work ethic: Serious. | The man: Spouse to 1, Father to 2 (5 & incoming) pass time... motorcycles.

Top Projects

  • World Champion profile for Emirates - Boujmaa Guilloul

    • Documentary DP
    • Sound Mixer
    • Commercial DP
    • Drone Operator
    • Creative Director
    • Video Editor - Documentary
    • Production Coordinator / Crewing

    As part of Emirates' new 'Captains of Africa' series, my team was approached by the Dubai branch of Leo Burnett to, alongside BBC Kenya, produce four short films on African world champions. Two of which I shot and edited and are now running online, worldwide. Here's the one on Boujmaa Guilloul, Africa's only windsurfing world champion. Check profile for the other one.

  • World Champion profile for Emirates - David Rudisha

    • Documentary DP
    • Sound Mixer
    • Drone Operator
    • Field Producer
    • Video Editor - Documentary

    As part of Emirates' new Captains of Africa series, my team was approached by the Dubai branch of Leo Burnett to, alongside BBC Kenya, produce four short films on African world champions. Two of which I shot and edited and are now running online, worldwide. Here's the one on David Rudisha. Check profile for the other one.

  • Shift Africa

    • Documentary DP
    • Senior Producer / Project Manager
    • Video Editor - Documentary

    Shift Africa is a 30-minute docu magazine show that traveled the continent unearthing the bold examples of change agents who by applying new media and cutting edge technology are leading their communities in tackling their indigenous challenges. The show was shot over 10 African countries and aired on Kwese.inc.

  • Ball'n Africa

    • Documentary DP
    • Senior Producer / Project Manager
    • Creative Director

    B.N.A is a pan African basketball series that captures the continent's craze around the sport. The show also features the stunning locations in which ball fanatics from all over come out to scratch. The show was quite huge and unique that it became a favorite among international basketball organizations involved in the sport's development in Africa including NBA, BWB, and the majority of federations.

  • Xtreme Outdoors Africa

    • Documentary DP
    • Senior Producer / Project Manager

    XOA (Xtreme Outdoors Africa) is a half-hour sports/lifestyle magazine show engages with extreme outdoor enthusiasts, adrenaline junkies and those who wanna know what there is to do, how and where to do it, on our beloved and ridiculously photogenic continent.

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Production Coordinator / Crewing
  • Creative Director
  • Fixer

Production Support

  • Documentary DP
  • Commercial DP
  • Drone Operator
  • Field Producer

Post-Production

  • Sound Mixer
  • Video Editor - Documentary