Vickson is a Film Independent Fellow.
Namibian born Vickson Hangula has been in the film industry for over 20 years now. His first notable film is the International Award winning surprise hit film, “Kauna’s Way ” , which he wrote and directed. This Winner of the year 2000 M-Net All Africa Film Awards in the category, Best Film Shot on Video has helped establish Vickson Hangula as one of the best known filmmakers in Namibia.
Vickson Hangula has written, produced and directed well over 15 creative works, which include feature & short films, TV movies, Documentaries and Commercials. The feature films, “Fish Out of Water” (2017), and the Comedy Feature, “Zula Boys” (2021) are recent works written, produced and directed by this filmmaker and actor .
Among the accolades over the past 23 years, Mr. Hangula also did the screenplay adaptation of Namibian Founding President Sam Nujoma’s Autobiography, “Where Others Wavered” , which today is titled, Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation. This multiple award winning film is Directed by Charles Burnett and stars Carl Lumbly, Danny Glover, Obed Emvula and Chrisjan Appolus