Paul Shemisi Betutua (DR Congo, 1982) is a Congolese filmmaker. 

He studied law, but soon exchanged the code for the camera. After gaining experience as a sound engineer and camera assistant for foreign film crews, he started his film training in 2013, organized by the Belgian institute INSAS. As a director, screenwriter, producer and cameraman, he worked on various fiction films and documentaries, including "Systeme K" about Kinshasa's thriving art world.

Paul Shemisi Betutua

Basic information

Name
Paul Shemisi Betutua
Title
Filmmaker
Expertise
Documentary, screenwriting
Country
Congo - Kinshasa
City
Kinshasa

Supported projects

Faire-part

  • Politics

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO - On the eve of postponed Congolese elections, two Congolese and two Belgian film-makers are working on a film about Kinshasa and its resistance to the legacies of colonialism. The four filmmakers want to tell a story together.