Eché Janga is a talented director, who has proved himself with an impressive portfolio. He has won several awards, including the prestigious Golden Calf Award for Best Film for his third feature film Buladó. The film was considered as the Dutch entry for the Best International Film for the Oscars 2020 and was an unique project because it was completely shot at the island of Curaçao in Papiamentu. Buladó also won an award at the New York International Children’s Film Festival (NTICFF).
Eché has also received several nominations for his earlier work. His second feature film Helium was nominated four times at the Dutch Film Festival and won two Golden Calf Awards. He has also worked on television series such as Bureau Raampoort, Weemoedt and recently Nood 2 and directed several commercials.
Janga studied Media & Culture at the University of Amsterdam and graduated in 2010 as a director from the Amsterdam Film School. He has proven himself to be a master storyteller who captivates audiences and up next Eché is working on several new projects like the feature film Killabees.