Kono Films is the home of producer and director Jonathan Birch.
With a passion for West African politics and a focus on stories and characters under-represented in modern cinema. Jonathan’s time in Sierra Leone, spent researching the civil war, its antecedents and the life of marginalised youth has fed into his latest writing.
His short films have played at international festivals including the BFI London Film Festival and Raindance and screened on Shorts TV. His latest short, Narco, about the Mexican drug cartels, is due to be submitted to festivals in 2017.