Matthew Kalil

About Matthew Kalil

Matthew Kalil’s work is marked by a deep understanding and inspired use of narrative, collaboration and subtext to distill sensitive performances and create meaningful cinema.

He has an MA in Screenwriting from the NSFTV in the UK and over 20 years of experience in directing, editing and writing.

His projects and collaborations have been seen in Canada, Denmark, Morocco, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Kenya, Thailand, the United States, United Kingdom, to name a few, and throughout South Africa.

He has taught at various institutions over the last 20 years ranging from New York University, University Of Cape Town, Act Cape Town and many others.