Koumbie

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About

Koumbie is an award winning director, writer, and actor. In front of the camera she has appeared in a number of local productions with reoccurring roles on shows including CBC productions; Mr. DDiggstown and Addison, as well as the final season of Outtv’s Sex & Violence. Since going behind the camera, Koumbie has directed a number of award winning short films including the Short Film Face-Off winner Hustle & Heart, a 1k wave film, Ariyah & Tristan’s Inevitable Break-Up, and an episode of the Screen Nova Scotia ‘Best Series’ winner Studio Black. In 2016 she was named a “One to Watch” by Sea in Be Scene, in 2018 she was selected as a Five in Focus: Atlantic Director and in the same year won a Telefilm Talent to Watch Grant. Currently working on her first feature film B y s t a n d e r s, Koumbie is drawn to stories that feature new voices and perspectives.

Industry Role

  • Producer
  • Director / Filmmaker
  • Crew
  • Writer
  • Actors
  • Assistant Director
  • Actor

Identifiers

  • LGBTQI2S+
  • Racially Visible
  • African Nova Scotian
  • Biracial
  • Fluent in: English