Kwame Lestrade - Education Partner
As writer/director of multiple award winning drama-shorts, and drawing from 15 years experience as a self-shooting factual film-maker, creative director, editor and producer for international brands - Kwame brings bags of on-set experience to projects.
"I'm a director who writes, a producer who can also direct, an editor who can also grade and a DoP who shoot stills. My work is really varied, including drama, documentary, branded and performance films."
A self-taught film maker and photographer, Kwame delivers workshops, masterclasses and participates in panel discussions for organisations including BFI Future Film Network, BBC Learning, Lyric Hammersmith, International School of Screen Acting, schools and grassroots organisations.
A champion for the next generation of film professionals, he provides employment advice and opportunities for young people - keen to gain experience.