Name: SENTONGO Muhamad
Date of Birth: January, 01st, January, 1995
Place of Birth: Kicukiro District- Kigali, Rwanda
Mobile Number: +250783294027/+250738567101
Professional Career Profile
A talented, passionate and professional photographer, filmmaker, and creative storyteller with an open-mind, positive attitudes. Being driven by strong enthusiasm towards photography and cinematography has helped garnering a decent skill set with experience in directing, editing, camera operating, script writing, general people and business skills. Equipped with quality leadership and strong communication skills, and ability to work alone as well as in team.
Professional Career Objective
Becoming an established director on the continental movie scene. Always seeking effective ways to optimize my learnings, knowledge, and skills while making a significant contribution to the transformational success of the Rwandan Movie Industry and that which of the region as well. I enjoy pushing myself off limits through professional settings to see what I can achieve while I facilitate my career and professional growth.
Academic and Professional Qualifications
2016-2017: Attended professional courses in Digital Filmmaking at Kwetu Film Institute
Where I earned a WDA certificate
2012-2015: High school: A’ Level, S6 at AP NYANDUNGU in construction, earned S6 WDA Certificate
2008-2011: High school: O’ Level at CGFK
2002- 2005: Primary Standard: P1-P5 at Gikondo Primary school
2006-2007: Primary Standard: P6 at Murambi Primary School
As a filmmaker: Script writing |Camera Operating Directing | Editing |Strong communication skills
As a business leader: Business negotiation skills |Quality Leadership Abilities |Proactive |
As a team player: Strong communication skills
Previous work, voluntary experience and workshops
Professional workshop and master class training by MARTIN Winderberg:
13th -18th, October, 2016: I attended, completed and earned certificate of participation in a professional workshop of master class training in filmmaking and directing organized, hosted and delivered by Martin Winderberg, an internationally acclaimed Swedish Filmmaker, Producer and Director. It was organized and funded in partnership with the delegation of the European Union to Rwanda as part of the European Film Festival 2016. It was hosted at Kwetu Film Institute.
Since 2017 up-to-date: After acquiring practical knowledge and skills in the field of filmmaking, I gradually started establishing my career as a professional freelance filmmaker. Over the last three years, I have been able to work with international and local corporations on both small and big projects. My previous affiliates include but not limited to MTN-RWANDA, TIGO&AIRTEL RWANDA, HOPE OF TOMORROW, RDB in KWITA IZINA 2019 and so forth.
Professional and Personal interests
Socializing | Learning new skills | Travelling new places |
Meeting new people | Photography | New technologies
PERSONAL AND PROFETIONAL REFERENCE
Founder & President at Rwanda Cinema Center
Marketing and Mobile Money Manager at MTN-Rwanda, Kucukiro District
Operation Manager at Amazing Africa Eco-Tour
I, SENTONGO Muhamad, hereby certify that the information provided above is true and correct. I also consider that any false statement on this application will be enough to terminate the contract if employed.