PERSONAL DATA

Year: 1982 in Yaoundé
Hair color: black gray
Height: 181
Eyes color: brown
Languages: French, English, German
Mother tongue: Bandjoun, Ewondo, Baleng
Vocals: Tenor (Pop, Rock)
Sport: Football, Boxing, Fitness
Special: Djembé, Salsa and some african dances


 

EDUCATION

  • 1991-1999 | Hightschool in Yaoundé and Bafoussam (Cameroon)
  • Since 09.10.2012 | Study Filmdirecting in the Filmarche Berlin Kreuzberg
  • 10. – 11.03.2012 | Participation in the workshop „Banalität und Tiefe“ with Johannes Dullin
  • 8. – 22.05. 2011 | Internationales Forum des Theatertreffens 2011, Workshop “Theater und Performance: Die Tiefe der Oberfläche – Logik des Körpers“ under the direction of Maricel Alvarez and Emilio Garcia Wehbi (Argentina)
  • 09/2008 – 03/2009 | Workshop „La commedia dell’arte“ and „Maske in Theater“ in Ouagadougou at Gambidi Theaterschool of Jean-Piere Guingané under the direction of Lucas Fusi (Italia)
  • 2007 | Workshop on acting : „From biomecanics to biorythmics“ under the direction of Martin Ambara (Cameroon)
  • 2006 | Working sessions on contemporary adaptation of „Romeo and Juliet“ with Martin Ambara for his participation in „Les Récréatrales“, a theater festival in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
  • 10/2004 | Working sessions on African Ritual Theater with Hugues Serge Limbvani (Congo)
  • 09/2004 | Working sessions on acting in „Contemporary Arena“ at the French Cultural Center in yaounde with Martin Ambara (Cameroon)
  • 2001 to 2003 | General theater trainins within La Compagnie Ngoti in Cameroon

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE – THEATER

 

Director

  • 2011 | „Il avait plu sur la rose“ by Nicaise Wegang
  • 2009 | „Les rose à sang d’encre“ by Paul Steve Kouonang
  • 2008 | „Les Martyrans“ by Edouard Elvis Bvouma
  • 2007 | „Why it is a tourment“ by Inès Bebey
  • 2006 | „Le Monologue d’une vertèbre“ by Boudjeka Kamto

Assistant director

  • 2005 | „Jaz“ by Koffi Kwahoule, Staging: Yaya Mbile
  • 2004 | „Comme des flèches“ by Koulsi Lamko, staging: Yaya Mbile
  • 2003 | „Tout bas, si bas…“ of Koulsi Lamko, staging: Yaya Mbile

Actor

  • 2018 „Hostel1“ by Stefan Panhans
  • 2017 „Some Name Some Noon“ by Nicoline Van Harskamp
  • 2015 | „An“ by Salome Dastlmatchi in Sophiensaele (Berlin)
  • 2013 | „Bedingunglosesgrundeinkommen“ by Bernadette Lahengs Sophiensaele (Berlin)
  • 2007 | „Le Temps d’une cigarette“ by Martin Ambarra, staging: Denis Sufo
  • 2006 | „Le procès de l’oreille rouge“ based upon the novel „L’Afrique a parlé“ by Mbaye Ngana Kebe, staging: Arsène Kocou Yemadje (Benin) / „L’équilibre“, Text and staging: Francis Beidi
  • 2005 | „Courir tout court“,Text and staging: Noudjep Tchemdjo / „Le petit Prince“ by Antoine by Saint-Exupéry, staging: Denis Sufo
  • 2004 | „Jaz“ by Koffi Kwahoule, staging: Martin Ambarra
  • 2003 | „The adventure of Toto“, Text and artistic directing: François Magloire Zibi
  • 2002 „The life of magloire“ improvisational theater with Catherine Desarzens (Switzerland)

Stage Reading

  • 2010 | „Triptyque“; Text collage by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Paulo Coelho and Antoine Assoumou. Voice directing: Hermine Yollo
  • 2006 | „L’équilibre“Text and voice directing: Francis Beidi / „Acte neuf scènes dernières“ by Martin Ambarra / „Elle est là!“ by Noudjep Tchemdjo, artistic directing by Denis Sufo
  • 2004 | „Traduit de l’hémoglobine“ by Martin Ambarra
  • 2003 | „Tout bas si bas“ by Koulsi Lamko, voice directing: Yaya Mbile

 

FESTIVALS

  • 2018  Transmedial HKW Berlin
  • 2014 | Forreigns Affairs Berliner Festspiele (Germany) participation with the performance „ Paxis Make perfect“ of Theater National of Wales (England)
  • 2013 | Forreings Affairs Berliner Festspiele (Germany) Participation with the performance of FC Bergman (Belgium)
  • 2011 | Theatertreffen, Berliner Festspiele (Germany), Participation in the International Forum
  • 2009 | Festival des Arlequins (France) with „Les Martyrans“ / Scène du théâtre francophone (Cameroon) with „Les Martyrans“
  • 2008 | Festival International des Arts et du développement pour la paix (FIADPUP) in N’djamena (Tchad) with „L’equilibre“
  • 2008 | Festival Yeleen in Bobo Dioulasso (Burkina Faso) as a storyteller
  • 2005 | Scène National du Théâtre with „Courir tout court“

 

FILM

 

Directing

  • 2014 | „The last cigarette“ 3´22
  • 2013 | „Estranged“, 7´ (first Filmschool)
  • 2012 | „le Compromis“, 12´
  • 2011 | „Je lui dirais…“, Video, 7′

Directing assistance

  • 2009 | „Electo choc“ of Noundjep Tchemdjo, Video, 3′, participation in the Festival panafricain du cinéma et de la télévision de Ouagadougou (FESPACO), Burkina Faso Actor

Actor

  • 2018  „HOSTEL“ by Stefan Panhans
  • 2016 „Le Grand Jété“ by Cedric Ernoult
  • 2015 „Ein Deutsche Winter“ by Franziska Höhenseisich
  • 2015 | „Anyway home“ by Pablo Kaes (short movies first role)
  • 2014 | „wir können, wir sollten, wir hätten doch.“ by David Lorenz (short movies)
  • 2013 | Breakfast“ by Tomasso Rogeanni (short movies)
  • 2010 | „Sleeping sickness“ by Ulrich Köhler, Silberner Bär Berlinale 2011
  • 2009 | „Electo choc“ by Noundjep Tchemdjo (short movies)
  • 2008 | „Inspecteur Baka“ by Bassek Ba Kobhio (TV-Serie, role: Gangleader)

 

VOLUNTEER

Since 10/2011 Volunteer in a Refugees association OMF ev. Berlin and Brandenburg for the empowerment of Refugees