Solomon Mekonen is an Ethiopian filmmaker and researcher based in Berlin. He has
a master’s degree in Visual and Media Anthropology from Freie Universität Berlin.
He has also received a bachelor's degree in New Media Communications from the
Assumption University of Thailand followed by a Cert.H.E. from Met Film School
Berlin upon completion of a one-year Practical Filmmaking course. He is currently
teaching at HMKW University of Applied Sciences for Media, Communication and
Management in Berlin. He is interested in visual storytelling using film and research
grounded in anthropology. In his spare time, he is found among friends and family
or out in a forest.