Ogo Okpue

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Ogo Okpue

Born
June 28, 1982

Award

  • 2017Best Shortfilm

Filmography

  • 2016CatFace
  • 2014Saving Cain

Director Story

Ogo Okpue is an award winning London based filmmaker and multi-disciplinary designer. He works for top broadcast and production companies in the UK such as BBC, SKY, NBC UNIVERSAL, A&E NETWORKS etc. offering his expertise in branding, motion graphics, design direction and 3d animation. Born in northern Nigeria and raised in the south of the country, Lagos, Ogo always dreamt of a career in the arts and media. After completing a BSC computer science degree in Nigeria, he came to the UK, where he graduated with an MA in digital film and animation from London Metropolitan University. From his 1st degree till date, he has provided creative services for global brands in diverse sectors such as telecommunications, finance, fashion, sports, entertainment etc. mainly as a multi-disciplinary designer.

 

His short films have been nominated and screened at various UK and International festivals and events such as London Independent Film Festival, British Urban Film Festival, Crystal Palace Intl Festival, Creative Arts Festival, African International Film Festival, Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, KUSH Film Exhibitions UK, just to name a few. He is also a recipient of the 2017 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards for Best Short film/Online Video. His previous short film SAVING CAIN is currently showing on Shorts HD DirecTV Channel 573 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 1789.