Paul Ohonsi | VIBE Spotlight

On this VIBE Spotlight, we’re shining a light on filmmaker Paul Ohonsi. Paul is a part of the first cohort of NExT, VIBE’s Black Youth Mentorship Program made possible by @cdnheritage’s CSMARI program. 

VIBE: Is there anything you are currently working on that you would like to share?

Paul: I am currently working on a short film called “False Cures”

VIBE: What has been one of your greatest accomplishments to date?

Paul: One of my greatest accomplishments has been having my film play in the Cineplex.

VIBE: What has been one of your favourite moments while being on the VIBE roster?

Paul: Performing at the Fort York Visitor Centre for the NExT: The Future of Art 2020 exhibition.

VIBE: What are some of your future goals?

Paul: Some of my future goals are to create a feature length film and an animated film.

VIBE: What is one of the greatest lessons you have learned thus far?

Paul: Inspiration is only ten percent of the work, the other 90 is pure consistency.


VIBE: What changes would you like to see in Toronto’s Art community?

Paul: I’d like to see more art installations that push the boundaries.

Support Paul: @paul.ab.ohonsi

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