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 Equinox, a folk horror set in Georgia and in 2021 it was selected for the Baltic Event Co-Production Market in Tallinn.

His short films have played at international film festivals, including the BFI London Film Festival and Raindance, and he recently completed his debut feature Narcocorrido, an artist film about music, violence and the Mexican drug cartels.