Tom Rowlands-Rees is a writer and producer from the UK. His involvement in Nigerian film can be traced back to 2006 when he met Kenneth Gyang at the Berlinale Talent Campus. In 2010 Tom, Kenneth and Yinka Edward founded Cinema Kpatakpata in order to create a framework for future collaborations. Tom co-wrote and produced Cinema Kpatakpata’s first film Confusion Na Wa (2013).
Prior to his involvement in Nigerian film Tom’s work was focussed on comedy, having written and directed several short films. He has also worked in radio, writing and performing for the BBC comedy series Play and Record.