John 'JJ' Jumbi

Director - Chatterbox Film & Theatre

John 'JJ' Jumbi

JJ is a film and theatre writer/director with a passion for telling African stories from an African perspective.

Working in Nairobi, Kenya, he leads Chatterbox, a theatre and film production house. In the last 4 years, JJ has written and directed 3 stage plays and 3 short films, most recent being the award-winning projects Lwanda Rockman and 318.

An ardent storyteller, JJ's mission is to deliver creative, distinctive and compelling narratives that positively transform what the world sees, knows and believes about Africa.