Olubusola Ajayi

Olubusola Ajayi

(She/Her)
Founder
UR4Africa Project, Inc.

Shola studied Photography and Screenwriting at the University of Central Florida and went on to pursue an MFA in Film Production at Boston University. Shola's primary focus has been to create films and new media projects that explore social issues amongst people of color while also developing stories and images that present Africa and Africans, specifically Nigerians, in new and innovative ways. Her work has been featured on What’s Up Africa, African Independent Television, Africa is a Country, Indie Wire, The Sarasota Film Festival, and more.

Full Bio
Shola's primary focus as a creator has been to create films and new media projects that explore social issues amongst people of color while also developing stories and images that present Africa and Africans, specifically Nigerians, in new and innovative ways.

Hair: A Conversation, The American Dream: An African Tale, Black Girl Yoga, The Sankofa Project, Exodus: Project 2028 (in progress), Being Big Uncle and Champion are some projects that Shola has developed in collaboration with various individuals to present fresh narratives about African people and people from the Diaspora. Her work has been featured on What’s Up Africa, African Independent Television, Africa is a Country, Indie Wire, The Sarasota Film Festival, and more.

Professional Credits
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2662312/?ref_=nmbio_bio_nm
Professional Groups
Other
Other Professional Groups
Array Crew
NYWIFT Committees
Development, International, Special Events, Writers Group, Advocacy
Content Types
Children's Media, Commercial Production, Narrative Features, Web series
Occupations
Educator, Writer
Business Types
Nonprofit
Countries Worked In
Nigeria
Other Countries Worked In
Sudan, Uganda
Foreign Languages Spoken
Yoruba
Other Languages Spoken
na
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