Nikon Photo Contest 2022-2023
Short Film Competition Short Film Category

Special Encouragement Award

As Above

Kemi Adeeko

United Kingdom


‘As Above’ directed by Kemi Anna, is a love letter to Blackness, celebrating Black love, Black beauty and Black glory. The film captures authentic relationships between families, friends and couples in a way that is reflective of real life.


I'm beyond excited to have won this award. I couldn't have done it without my incredibly talented crew and cast. Huge thank you to everyone at Nikon Photo Contest for choosing 'As Above.'