Tunde Kilani

Cinematographer/Film Producer

Tunde Kilani

Cinematographer/Film Producer
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Biography

TundeKilani holds a Diploma in the Art and Technique of filmmaking from the London International Film School, London. After many years as in the Nigerian Film Industry as a Cinematographer, he now manages Mainframe Film & Television Productions, an outfit formed to document Nigeria rich culture.

TundeKilani has worked on most feature films produced in the country in his capacity as a Cinematographer. Some of 16mm feature films include: Anikura; OgunAjaye; Iya Ni Wura; Taxi Driver; Iwa and Fopomoyo. In the area of video productions, he has to his credit award winning features videos: Ti Oluwa Nile; Ayo Ni Mo Fe; Koseegbe and Oleku.

An Advocate of ‘Alternative Technology’ in motion picture production in Africa, TundeKilani has successfully produced and directed two digital features, Saworoide, Thunderbolt. He also completed work one of his latest digital films ‘Agogo Eewo’ shot on widescreen digitally on DVcam. In addition to the M-net short features films, ‘Twins of the Rainforest’, ‘A place Called Home’ and ‘Barber’s Wisdom (35MM), he also photographed, produced and directed a short feature in 16mm ‘The White Handkerchief’ in the same series. he has since added The Campus Queen, Abeni and The Narrow Path, the first set of works to probe further the possibilities of advanced digital filmmaking.

TundeKilani’s latest film is Maami that tells the story of a single parent, Maami, and her young son who are desperately poor.