Franck Bieleu is a young Cameroonian filmmaker who focuses on documentaries that give a voice to people unable to reach out and tell their stories. He focuses on social subject that gnaw the community.
The Big Banana is his fourth film. What hope for the African Youth?, his first long-format documentary which addressed the phenomenon of mass migration of African youth toward the western countries due to the lack of perspective and opportunity, screened at the Africa World Documentary Festival and in prime time on the French overseas television RFO (Radio-Television de France Outre-Mer).
Franck BIELEU has studied film studies at London Metropolitan University in London England, before returning to Cameroon.