Oyetayo Raymond Ojoade
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Oyetayo Raymond Ojoade is a Trinidadian-Nigerian film director who has produced and directed four documentaries.
He won ‘Best International Short Documentary’ at the Columbia George Film Festival in 2011 for “The Shouters and the ‘Control Freak’ Empire‘. Born to a Trinidadian mother and Nigerian father, he lived in both Trinidad and Nigeria.
He developed an early interest in art and painting which culminated in a Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Design (graphics) from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University of Technology, in Bauchi, Nigeria and a Bachelor of Arts in Film from the University of the West Indies (UWI), St Augustine.
Other awards include Best Documentary in 2008 for ‘Who Let the Dogs Out?’. His other films include ‘Suck Meh Soucouyant, Suck Meh (2009)‘, and ‘The Madonna Murti (2011)‘.
To learn more about him and his work, visit his Facebook page.