Femi OdugbemiFEMI ODUGBEMI is a respected writer, Content Producer and the Academy Director (West Africa) for the Multichoice Talent Factory.  An OSCARS Voting member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), he is also a Fellow of the National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP), a Member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria and Provost of the brand experience institution known as The Orange Academy.
Femi has served as a 3-time Head Judge of the prestigious Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards AMVCA (2012-2014), Head of Jury of the Uganda Film Festival (2014-2016), Juror for the British Council “Shakespeare Lives” project (2016), Juror for the Emmy Awards in New York (2012&2016) and many others. He is Co-Founder/Executive Director of the popular i-Represent International Documentary Film Festival Lagos and a former President of the Independent Television Producers Association of Nigeria (ITPAN 2002-2006).
His creative works in film celebrate the rich diversity of the African experience.
He is one of the Founding Producers of the popular MNET daily soap-opera “TINSEL.” Currently he is Executive Producer of the popular TV drama series “BATTLEGROUND”which is screened across the continent. His feature film credits include “MAROKO”(2006),”GIDI BLUES”(2016), “THE EVE”(2017), “4TH ESTATE”(2017), “MISSING PAGES” (2018) “OLOTU” (2018) and many critically acclaimed documentaries, shorts and corporate films.
Femi has featured as a speaker/contributor in several international film/art/culture conferences and served on many creative industry initiatives. In November 2013 he received the prestigious Excellence Award of the Society of the Performing Arts of Nigeria (SPAN). In November 2018 Femi received the prestigious Lifetime Achievement award from the Nigerian Film Corporation in recognition of his immeasurable contributions towards the growth of the Film industry.