Meet Abi Matesun

Abi Matesun is a Director and Filmmaker. He considers himself a super hero; with special ability of enabling people to travel back in time to relive special moments. Filmmaking is not what he does, it’s who he is.

Today, Abi delivers premium digital content in cultural, commercial and creative narrations through MalekFoto Films and MalekFoto Weddings productions. Whether he’s filming by himself or with his team of field producers, he ensures that each production is inspirational yet compelling.

In 2018, Abi led a team in writing, filming, and directing an international campaign for Canon, Inc., which went on to be featured all over Africa.

His wedding visuals have captured the attention of over 60 million viewers and his innate talent for storytelling and creative sensibilities has earned him international recognition in wedding cinematography, documentary and short films.

As an award-winning filmmaker, Abi’s passion, talent and creative ability in the television and film industry speaks for him extensively. In 2018, he won two Telly Awards for his production of Fire and Ice, a captivating love story filmed in Iceland.

In that same year, he won two Emmy awards for a short documentary titled, Inner Conflict.

Abi and MalekFoto Films have been featured in international media including BBC, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Wallpaper Magazine, Bride Magazine, The Guardian, New Telegraph, Genevieve Magazine, Entertainment News (Nigeria), Wake Up Nigeria, Channels Television, and Good Morning Texas.

As an accomplished filmmaker, he equates his success to God, his village of family, friends and staff who have contributed to his celebrated journey.



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