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Michael Jenkins

8th Sense Media/ Blak Wave and 8th Sense Media

I believe passionately in the role of art as an engine for change & understanding and hope to achieve this through moving image and sound. Currently working on a unique project with Dr Mena Fombo. More to come !!!!

Telling untold stories and creating new narratives.

Michael Jenkins is a self-shooting director/producer. He is the co-founder of Blak Wave Productions, one of the South West’s only Black owned TV production companies and he was recently commissioned to direct ‘We Are Not The Virus’ for the BBC. Other credits include the notable ‘Saving St Pauls Carnival’ documentary also for the BBC and producing shorts for Channel 4’s Random Acts. Michael is extremely driven and focused on bringing well-told and untold stories to as wide an audience as possible and believes passionately in the role of film as an engine for change and understanding. Michael was recently voted among the 100 most influential people in Bristol in the BME power list 2018. - @michealdjenkins