I got a force to tell stories that comes from my ardently held ideas about the human situations…
Name: Usama Mukwaya
Lives in: Kampala, Uganda
Company: O Studios
Occupation: Director, Screenwriter, Host/presenter, Actor and Producer
Winner: Young Achievers Award - film and television
Nominee: MNFAPAC 2010 - Best screenplay (Hello)
Winner: Movie Furnace - Best film (In Just Hours)
Film by Usama Mukwaya (Drama and Thriller) Writer, Director
Film by Usama Mukwaya (Drama and Romance) Writer, Director A young vibrant couple battling inferiority and superiority complex witness an extraordinary scenario that changes their lives forever.
Not Just a Boy
Film by Joseph Kenneth Ssebaggala Actor Sexually addicted Ben who is expelled from school starts his journey to treatment when his left place to go is his uncle, the last person he wants to see. Written by Rahman
Tales from EDYAC
Film (short) by Usama Mukwaya (Documentary) Director In the outskirts of Eastern Uganda lies moving children tales, many of which go untold. Filmmakers Usama Mukwaya and Bobby Tamale visit the area in January 2015 and recorded one of the most heartbreaking stories of a girl named Alistera who fell in fire after suffering from Epilepsy. Written by Rahman
Bala Bala Sese
Film by Badi World (Drama and Family) Screenwriter A boyfriend's battle for love through perseverance. In the outskirts of Sese Island, John (Michael Kasaija) is madly in love with Maggie and both are willing to take their love forward. Facing abuses and harassment by malicious Maggie’s father Kasirivu (Raymond Rushabiro), John, helped by his young brother Alex (Ssesanga Ismael) is determined to take in all but to retain the love of his life especially when he finds out that he has a contender village tycoon (Jabal Dungu) who is also lining up for Maggie (Natasha Sinayobye).
Film (short) by Usama Mukwaya (Drama and Film-Noir) Director After being appointed on a new job, Samâ��s all awaited day to start work arrives but this time around with precautions. Sam drafts a new set of guidelines to help him improve from his previous disorganized self but only to realize is that some of the guidelines are against him. When he finally maneuvers through the preparation tasks, towards exiting the house, he notices that neighbors have been waiting for him on the door to join them to go for church service. Sam realizes he had woken up on a wrong day, the day just before the actual day he must start work.
Movie Digest Show
Television (Talk-Show) Writer, Producer, Self Filmmakers interviews, film reviews, movie count downs, movie news hosted by screenwriter and director Usama Mukwaya, actresses, Monica Birwinyo, Asumpta Irene, Cynthia Kukunda, Hadija Nakanjako and actor Jacob Nsaali.
In Just Hours
Film (short) by MNFAPAC (Drama and Film-Noir) Director, Writer Peter is about to be surprised by a mysterious, crude condition from the disease he has been suffering from. Weirdly the disease he is suffering from is only about to get fatal in the next few hours and if not treated quickly and carefully, he might not be sexually productive again.
She Likes Prada
Film (short) by Diana Karua (Drama) Production manager
Television by MNFAPAC Director
Film by MNFAPAC Screenwriter
Pain of Lies
Drama by Maryland production Actor
Mariam Ndagire Film and Performing Arts Centre
Maisha Film Lab