Judy Kibinge

Judy Kibinge

Filmmaker / Founder of East African Documentary Film Fund (DOCUBOX)


Judy Kibinge is a Kenyan writer and filmmaker. After creating numerous commercials during her eight years in advertising, she decided to pursue filmmaking.

She has directed feature films that have earned her global acclaim as a fiction and documentary director.

She is the founder and Executive Director of Docubox (East Africa Documentary Film Fund) which since inception has supported films that have won international awards in festivals such as Sundance, screened at IDFA, HotDocs, Durban Film Festival among other global recognitions.

She is a voting member of the Documentary Branch for the Academy of the Motion Picture Arts Sciences (OSCARS) and sits on its Documentary Branch Executive Committee