Filmmaking: African filmmakers telling their own stories, this is what One Fine Day Film Workshop is about.
ONE FINE DAY FILMS is an alternative film production company founded by Marie Steinmann & Tom Tykwer.
The aim of the organization is to use the teaching of art and aesthetic principles to allow children and young adults in disadvantaged regions of our world to discover and explore their artistic talent and imagination.
In September 2008, Marie Steinmann & Tom Tykwer teamed up with Ginger and Guy Wilson from the Nairobi-based production company Ginger Ink to launch a project that expands the work of ONE FINE DAY e.V. into the realm of cinema.
In cooperation with DW AKADEMIE, ONE FINE DAY FILMS trained over 1000 filmmakers from 21 African countries within their workshops in all departments of the moviemaking process
DW Akademie, based in Bonn and Berlin, is the international centre for media capacity building of Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster.
GINGER INK, headed by Ginger and Guy Wilson, are based in Kenya, East Africa. They are a longstanding film service and production company working throughout the African continent.
Rushlake Media supports producers, rights holders and institutions finding their way and marketing their content in the changing landscape of film distribution.
TFA (The Film Agency). Since 2009, TFA has been the reference in festivals and alternative distribution worldwide. They connect film programmers to the best diversity of cinema: independent, award-winning and prestigious classics films.
The Team (Oct 2017)
Sarika Lakhani: Managing Partner / Producer
Marie Steinmann: Founder
Tom Tykwer: Producer
Verena Kurz: Project Coordinator
Katja Lebedjewa: Finance / Administration