Director, producer, writer (Ethiopia)

Zelalem Woldemariam was born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Known to be an enthusiastic and dedicated professional, Zelalem is an exceptional leader who is able to develop and motivate others to achieve target goals. He is able to demonstrate a strong ability to manage projects from conception through to a successful completion. Being a natural businessman at a very young age and after graduating from a renowned college in the field of marketing, he has been working as a professional and successful marketer for the past 14 years. Acquiring knowledge and experience from diverse companies and people from all walks of life, He is a proactive individual with a logical approach to challenges.
Due to his diligence, hard work and passion, Zelalem has been able to grasp his childhood dream of film making. His love for film making, apparent even at a young age was finally turned into a reality at the beginning of 2006. He is currently the owner of an Ethiopian production company by the name of Zeleman Production, which has released a feature film entitled "The 11th Hour." Zelalem was part of the story writing, directing and producing in a proficient manner."The 11th Hour" hit Ethiopian cinemas on May 2006 and is now available on VCD and DVD both locally and internationally.


  • The 11th Hour, 2007

  • Lezare, 2009

  • Wide Angle, 2009

  • Millennium Ethiopia, 2010