Femi ODUGBEMI is an accomplished writer, filmmaker, media scholar and creative entrepreneur. He is Founder/CEO and Executive Producer of Zuri24 Media, a creative content company in Lagos Nigeria. Femi’s screen credits over 25 years in the creative industries span feature films, multiple drama TV series and documentaries. He was a pioneer Content Producer of the daily soap-opera TINSEL as well as Executive Producer of award-winning drama shows including BATTLEGROUND, BRETHREN, MOVEMENT JAPA and currently COVENANT, each title are 260 episodes of drama. He has also produced several award-winning documentaries and feature films. He is Co-Founder/Director of the popular IREPRESENT International Documentary Film Festival Lagos and a voting Member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

‘I am passionate about the power of stories, well-told, to persuade, provoke and mediate human experiences. Stories sustain cultures. Stories inspire change. Stories impact governance, development, business, commerce, education, technology and innovation. That conviction motivates my quest for excellence and effectiveness as a storyteller, filmmaker and Content Producer across the spectrum of development and corporate communications, general entertainment, documentaries and feature films. I seek to create visually powerful stories in traditional and digital spaces that are not only different but make a difference.’ -

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