Mdhamiri á Nkemi, Screen Star of Tomorrow 2019, is a filmmaker graduated from the NFTS, where he received the Toledo Scholarship and was awarded the year’s Most Promising Student Award. As an editor, he has worked on films that have been Academy and BAFTA longlisted, BIFA winning (The Last Tree) and awarded (Blue Story: NME Best Film & Best Actor, The Devil’s Harmony: Sundance Jury Prize for Best International Short, Facing It: Animage Grand Prix & Audience Awards; Circle: IDA Student Documentary Award, CIFF Best Short). 

Represented by Casarotto Ramsay & Associates in the UK, and ICM in the US, he has cut several feature-length dramas, as well as a high-end TV series and numerous fiction, documentary and animation shorts, premiering and winning awards at festivals such as Sundance, Berlinale, TIFF, SXSW and the London Film Festival.