Actrice, productrice et r√©alisatrice camerounaise.
Parfois cr√©dit√©e sous le nom de
Christa Eka Ntchoumbane Assam
Christa Eka Assam est une r√©alisatrice, productrice et actrice camerounaise qui se lance au cin√©ma d√®s 2005.
Apr√®s des √©tudes en comptabilit√©, Marketing, Publicit√©, elle se tourne vers le cin√©ma et le mannequinat.
Elle d√©bute comme actrice dans BREAK-IN, puis dans 5 Longs m√©trages et 4 Courts m√©trages. Elle est actrice principale de NOT MY WILL (Wegmuller Ikome, Cameroun, 2010), son premier long m√©trage de fiction.
Outre sa carri√®re d'actrice, elle est aussi mannequin. Son envie de produire des films de qualit√© la fait tourner vers l'√©criture et la r√©alisation.
Ainsi, elle r√©alise et produit son premier court m√©trage de six minutes, Doormat, s√©lectionn√© au Durban Talent Campus 2012 (Afrique du sud), une opportunit√© qui lui a ouvert les portes du cin√©ma mondial. Beleh [2013, fiction, 27mins] est son second court m√©trage de fiction. Son troisi√®me court m√©trage, ALMA (2015, fiction, 25min) remporte la comp√©tition aux Ecrans Noirs 2015 (Yaound√©). Elle pr√©pare son premier Long M√©trage, SWAP.
Eka est la fondatrice de ACE Entertainment, une soci√©t√© de divertissement pour faire des films de qualit√© et aider des artistes √©mergent(e)s.
(Trad. fr. : Thierno I. Dia)
Cameroonian filmmaker and actress.
Her Alternate name
Christa Eka Ntchoumbane Assam
Christa Eka Assam is a Cameroonian filmmaker who started her filmmaking career as an actress in 2005.
She studied Marketing at the Panafrican Institute of Development, Buea (Cameroon), with a special interest in film making and modeling.
After a couple of years as an actress - starring as Main ole in NOT MY WILL (Wegmuller Ikome, Cameroon, 2010), her first feature - she directed her first six-minute short film, Doormat, which was selected into the Durban Talent Campus in 2012, an opportunity which gave her a much-needed insight to the international world if filmmaking. Beleh [2013, short narrative, 27mins] is her second short film and Alma [2015, narrative] her third short film.
Bio (by Binam Studios)
Christa Eka Assam is a 28-year old Cameroonian born filmmaker with a real passion for cinema. After high school, she studied Chartered Accounting and later obtained an ICM Diploma in Marketing, Advertising and PR. She later dropped all these to pursue a career in acting.
A very talented actress, she moved from playing the lead in school plays to film acting in 2005 with her debut role in the movie "Break-In". Since then she has starred as an actress in 5 feature films and 4 shorts. Alongside her acting career, she's also a fashion model. Driven by the need to produce quality films, she later went into scriptwriting and directing.
DOORMAT, a six-minute short is Christa Eka's debut film as a producer/director. She is currently working on the pre-production for her first feature film, SWAP few weeks after shooting her second short film entitled "BELEH"
Christa Eka is the creator/founder of ACE Entertainment, an entertainment company dedicated to making quality films and helping other young and emerging artist(e)s in creating quality works of arts.