Zandi Tisani is a filmmaker,writer/director, who base in Johannesburg, south Africa. The Johannesburg-based filmmaker was part of a team that won two awards
at the SAFTAs (South African Film & Television Awards) for Best
Achievement in Scriptwriting in a TV Comedy (Those Who Can’t), and Best
Achievement in Scriptwriting in a TV Drama (Umlilo).
Zandi Tisani studied film and media at the University of Cape Town, Zandi’s
career began to show promise when she directed Zaki Ibrahim’s 2012 music
video, Go Widdit.
To mark Africa Day, she’s released a short film, Style Diary: Yeoville, which looks at the fashion scene in the Joburg suburb that has been home to immigrants from all over the continent.
Apart from making hot films, Zandi hopes to bridge the gap between high-art and popular culture.