Don Edkins, filmmaker, producer and founder of AfriDocs – the first weekly primetime documentary strand across Sub-Saharan Africa – shares insider tips regarding documentary distribution and the best festivals and other hubs on the continent and worldwide.
Don Edkins is a South African filmmaker and producer who has produced documentaries that have been broadcast around the world, such as STEPS FOR THE FUTURE, WHY DEMOCRACY? and WHY POVERTY? He is executive producer of Dare to Dream, a documentary project with Asian filmmakers, and is currently developing a new project with African filmmakers, Generation Africa. He is executive producer of Afridocs, a free-to-view VOD platform and broadcast documentary strand across Africa.