ADEYEMI MICHAEL



Adeyemi pronounced ADE-YEMI is a Nigerian born, London raised multi award winning Filmmaker/Artist.

His work deals with reimagining the human experience and placing value on African/Diaspora life. He is intent on carving out narratives that allow the stories he tell’s to have agency, nuance and license to be free from constraint. 


His latest Fantasy Documentary ‘Entitled’ for Channel 4’s Random Acts screened at BFI London Film Festival (2018) and London Short Film Fest and won Best Short Film at the Screen Nation Awards (2019). Adeyemi was a recent artist in residence at Angels & Muse the studio of artist Victor Ehikhamenor he has also been named as one of the first Impact Fellows of the Conduit.

He is a Hot Doc's Blue Ice Group fellow and Durban Film Mart alumni (2018) in support of his feature length documentary, At Dawn, currently in production. He recently directed BBC1’s Murder On the Streets (2018).