My name is Elsie Kariuki, and I am a conservationist but also a film maker. I have a bias towards making films that have conservation messages that cover issues related to conservation of the environment and natural resources.
What inspires me the most is just the beauty and diversity of nature really. I have had the opportunity to travel quite a bit and just see what, how diverse, how beautiful, how extensive Mother Nature can be. A lot of people do not get that opportunity and for me when I see those resources, when I look at rivers, when I look at mountains, when I look at just things that people take for granted, forests, I think Why don’t people see that these things are important, why don’t they realise that if we do nothing about it we will soon have nothing to look at, nothing to depend on for our lives. I’m concerned about getting more films with green messages to audiences in
A lot of the people involved in the industry are more concerned with wildlife films and most of the wildlife films that are made in
I think I’m very optimistic about where we will be in 2020. As young people growing up in