This week, we welcome Tosh Gitonga as our Guest Speaker.
Tosh Gitonga is easily one of the most well-known and celebrated filmmakers in Kenya and Africa. He is a director, producer and founder of a new production house, Primary Picture. He was the Director and Partner at Kenyan Renown Production Powerhouse Film Crew in Africa Ltd for the last 10 years. He has been on the Kenyan & African film scene since 2002. Having directed award winning films like Nairobi Half Life, Kenya’s entry to the 85th Academy Award for best Foreign Language Film.
Tosh treasures his learning’s from his humble beginnings as the tea boy and handy man on set, rising through the ranks getting his big break in 2009 with the series ‘Changes’ a popular show on MNet across the continent.
His greatest belief and mantra is that – ‘we must always tell our stories because our stories hold our power, and our power, our future’.