Zen and his team were fantastic! They went above and beyond to deliver this project for us.

Stacey Owens -The Weather Channel

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Director  |  DOP


Zen specializes in emotive narratives with a cinematic edge. His films inspire and engage audiences with striking images and a meaningful call to action.
Zen comes from a family a filmmakers. After several years in production, working for one of South Africa’s best producers at the time, he dedicated 7 years to mainly to commercial film editing, with several of his ads winning awards. Working alongside elite directors further honed his skills behind the camera. After working independently as a DP/Director for numerous web and TV projects, Zen founded Seed Media in 2014 to focus exclusively on his primary passion: Creating Movies! His flair for narratives has seen him create for great brands like The Weather Channel, Forbes and Uber. His calm yet focused attitude makes Zen a favourite amongst a wide range of local and international clients, and celebrities.
Awards: Silver Lourie (Cell-C “Subtitles”, film editor); Vuka (Best Use of Humor, film editor): “Ruk en Riel”, Best Documentary Series (editor & DP).
Zen Cinematic
Zen Cinematic

Director I DP

Narrative specialist



A film company in South Africa with more than 20 years of professional film experience.

Find us at

11 Kensington Crescent, Higgovale, Cape Town

41A Melrose Boulevard, Birnam, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa



Tel: +2721 813 9422


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