Yidnekachew Gashaw

Yidnekachew Gashaw

DOLOVIA Pictures Ethiopia
Director and Screenwriter

Seattle, Washington

Member Since:
July 2014
Last online:
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About Yidnekachew

List of experiences as a Journalist
• A former reporter of Fortune Newspaper at Independent News and Media Plc.
• Former producer and host of Balekelem Chewata Radio program at Sitiyana Entertainment & Promotion Plc.
• Former General Manager & Managing Editor to Aftaddis Magazine at Dolovia Media Communication and press Plc.
• Former regional reporter & Sales to Kumneger Magazine at Kumneger Media & Entertainment Plc.

List of experiences as a filmmaker/Director
• Director and Scriptwriter of Selamizim (music video clip of Biniam Dana)
• Director & Actor of Milky, family Drama (feature)
• Director & Scriptwriter of Wochi Albaw Suse (music video clip of Tariku 80)
• Director & Scriptwriter of Fikir Bene Lay (music video clip of Anteneh Werash)
• Director of Baba Geda (music video clip of Tariku 80)
• Director of Manesh (music video clip of Minyahil Tadesse)
• Producer, Actor and Location manager of Nolawit, a campus life romantic comedy. (Feature)
• Assistant Director, Production manager and Actor of Markan. (Feature)
• Director and Actor of Damen (Feature)
• Producer, Writer, Director, Casting and Actor of The Walk of Abuka (an award-winning Documentary)
• Director & Scriptwriter of Humanism, a finalist micro short movie at Best Seconds International Film Festival.


  • Markan

    Markan (2016 - 2017)
    Film by Nahom Film Production Actor, Assistant Director & Production Mgr

  • Damen

    Damen (2016 - 2017)
    Film by Maki Pictures (Drama) Director & Actor

  • The Walk of Abuka...

    The Walk of Abuka... (2017)
    Film (short) by Dolovia Pictures and Thone Film Production (Documentary) Writer, Director and Producer A short documentary, about the oldest Ethiopian New Year celebration and its values in the society.


    SELAMIZM (2015)
    Film by Zetarian (Music) Writer & Director Selamizm ለዓለም

  • Milky

    Milky (2014)
    Film by Yidnekachew Gashaw (Family) Director

  • Nolawit

    Nolawit (2010 - 2012)
    Film by Shumedin Aman/BDWOOD Film Production/ (Comedy) Producer & Actor A romantic Comedy, campus life movie made in the beautiful city, Bahir Dar.


  • Finalist of the 4th Nassau Film Festival New Jersey.

  • Finalist of Grecanica International Film Festival

  • Winner of the second South Florida Film Festival in Miami, with a short movie called THE WALK OF ABU

  • Finalist of Best Seconds Film Festival


  • Bahir Dar Universirty

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