YOMI OSOSANYA


          

OBJECTIVE
Creating ,Writing ,Producing, Directing and Curating film stories and presenting them in a beautiful cinematic medium.

SKILLS
Screenwriting, Script writing, Directing, Basic NLE, Film Essayist,  Editing(Adobe Premier), Video Essayist.

EXPERIENCE
HEAD WRITER& DIRECTOR |AF FOUNDATION | 2019
Facilitated the Writing workshop and writing of the show
BADT GUYS, for the Akin Fadeyi Foundation, addressing
corruption in grassroots communities. Was also one of the directors on the show.

PRODUCER|SPDC |2018
Produced an internal video for the Shell Petroleum
Development Company(SPDC), called ACCESS
CONTROL, detailing their visitor protocol.
CONTRIBUTOR |GUARDIAN NIGERIA 2018-2019
Contributing on Film Culture, Filmmaking and Cinema.
GUEST LECTURER |UNIVERSITY OF LIMPOPO| 2018
Invited to the South African University as a Guest
Lecturer on Directing and Filmmaking. Speaker at their
1st Radio, Film& Television Project . Supervising Producer of Final Projects

SCREENWRITER | AFRICA MAGIC | 2017-2018
Staff writer of two Africa Magic Television shows.
Battleground (2017) and Ajoche(2018)

DIRECTOR |SMAT MEDIA| 2016

Directed 3 short films HONEY, RECIPROCITY and 2 CAN
PLAY all with themes of sexual deviance in society.
CONTRIBUTOR | SHADOW& ACT | 2017-2018
Contributing on Nigerian Cinema and Nollywood to the
American Film Site, focused on Black & Diaspora
Filmmaking.
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR| LUCID | 2015
Worked (for hire) as the AD for the Creative Director of
the Production House on several commercials
AD for the TV show PARADISE WAY made for Ebony Life
TV ,as Directed by Tolu Ajayi.
Behind the Scenes- The Making of A NEW YOU- for Ebony
Life Television
DIRECTOR | LAMATA 1⁄2 HOUR | 2013-2015
Directed 6 seasons of the talk show, for the Lagos
Metropolitan Transport Authority (LAMATA), supervising
the Post Production and in some cases, writing the scripts.
Scriptwriter on the Documentary, LAMATA AT 10, marking
10 years of the Transportation Agency’s work in the state.

SCRIPTWRITER | IGNITE TV | 2013

A scriptwriter on the Business Talk show hosted by Ibukun
Awosika.

DIRECTOR | MTN| 2012

Working with IBST MEDIA to direct a Disciplinary Training
Video for the Telco MTN.
PRODUCER | PEAK TALENT SHOW | 2010/2011
One of the Producers on season 2 & 3 on the Audition
Road Trip across 6 states. Also directing the back stories
of the finalists who made it to Lagos.
DIRECTOR | 2007-2009
BLISS(SHORT FILM)- EYE OF THE TIGER(SHORT FILM)-
PARKOUR:RISE OF THE URBAN NINJA(DOCUMENTARY)

SCREENWRITER | MNET | 2006

Writer on the show EDGE OF PARADISE
SCREENWRITER | COMMON GROUND PRODUCTIONS |

2006

Staff Writer on the THE STATION for the American Non
Profit Organization Search for Common Ground.

VOLUNTEER :
FACILITATOR - Fashola Photography Foundation - Visual Literacy (2019)

CAMERA OPERATOR - MEDIA TEAM - Dominion Centre, London (2007-2008)

VISITOR LIASON- Radiance Film Festival (2009)

SHOP ASSISTANT - Oxfam Charity Shop (2009)

GUEST LECTURER - Reel Kids Film Summer School (2015)

EDUCATION
MASTERS | 2009 | LONDON METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY
Creative & Cultural Industries

Diploma | 2008 | SAE Institute, London
Digital Filmmaking

Bachelors | 2004 | Babcock University
Accounting