Wale Shittu

Wale Shittu is a young filmmaker from London. Watch the short film he made with collaborators, David Sanni, Omar Dick and Renike Oketunji exploring life on council estates and challenging stereotypes.


Harnessing storytelling

When Wale Shittu returned to the council estate he grew up in after graduating from university he wanted to find a creative way to bridge the gap in understanding between people who shared his life experience and those who did not.

Listen to him talk about how harnessing storytelling can open minds and pave a way for young people to pursue their dreams.