Yidnekachew Shumete

Yidnekachew Shumete
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Film director, Producer, Screenwriter
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv



Ethiopian Script Writer, Film director and Producer.

Sometimes credited as
Shumete Yidnekachew
Yidnekachew Shumete Desalegn


He was trained at Young Talents Workshop (Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Africa) in February 2009, within Institut Imagine (Gaston Kaboré, Ouaga, Burkina Faso).

He is married to Birtukan Befekadu (ብርቱካን በፍቃዱ), the Lead Actress of his 1st feature narrative NISHAN. She won the Best Actress Award, at 2nd Colours of the Nile International Film Festival (CONIFF 2014, Addis Ababa), for NISHAN.

Films

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Articles

1 files

Files

2 files

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Nishan

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Exposed

(Video)

Partners

  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • PACIFIC ARTS ALLIANCE
  • FURTHER ARTS
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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