The SAFTA nominated Nozipho Nkelemba has a firm history in the film and television industry. Her hard work served to prove and solidify why she belongs in the Director’s chair. As a child actor working from the age of 11, her calling for storytelling naturally progressed her to explore different disciplines of filmmaking.
To date, she has worked as a Production Manager, a Writer, an Assistant Director, a Performance Coach, a Post Coordinator, a Casting Director and finally as a Director – which is what she wants to nurture and master.
Her holistic approach to filmmaking and a well-rounded knowledge of production makes her pretty awesome at what she does! Actors love her because she speaks performance and producers call her “production-friendly”.
Coming from an advertising and performing arts background, commercials are the perfect place for her passions to be expressed. She has a special talent of being a child whisperer as well as a strong insight into strategic brand planning, client service and creative.