Kono Films

Bold and original genre films

Jonathan Birch is a producer and director based in the UK. Always on the lookout for fresh and powerful stories his research has taken him from the wards of inner city psychiatric hospitals to rebel camps in the jungles of West Africa.

He received a Bafta mentorship to develop his debut feature and his short films have played at international film festivals, including the BFI London Film Festival and Raindance. Resonant Frequency was an Editor’s Choice on Shorts TV.

In 2021 his project Equinox, a folk horror film set in Georgia was selected for the Baltic Event Co-Production Market in Tallinn. He is currently in post on his debut feature Narcocorrido, a film about music, violence and the Mexican drug cartels.