Born and raised in Los Angeles with Black American and German roots, Kimani is a Filmmaker that invites curiosity and nuance into his work. Initially capturing moments of his friends and family, cinematography is a way for him to connect with and explore his surroundings and communities.
After studying film in University, he worked at Panavision until moving to Berlin where he was the cinematographer for Colors x Studios. His work, both commercial and documentary is characterised by great sensitivity and respectful treatment of the subject being framed.
He is able to capture the deeply human, evoke emotion, and leave the viewer deeply touched.