Richard Magumba

Richard Magumba is a screenwriter, cinematographer, photographer, editor and freelance Tanzanian filmmaker who began his career by collaborating with veteran filmmakers both from within and outside Africa. He later trained at the Maisha Film Lab, Kampala Uganda and the University of Dar es Salaam where he excelled in video production. He’s short documentary work on “aka Shegena” about an old man with a disability who happened to be the technical wiz of his neighbourhood without any formal training was listed as an 2014 International Entrant in the Focus on Ability Short Film Festival.

He enjoys working with clients, who range from public and private organizations to individuals, from concept development all the way to post- production to visually articulate and bring to life their thoughts and imaginations.