The best reflection of our lives is in the stories we tell of the journeys we take, the people we encounter, and the experiences we are opportune to embrace.
Jama Jack is a writer, communications professional and feminist leader who has developed a niche for herself through her creative writing which focuses on addressing social issues. She wrote A Mother’s Plea, the original story for MÉBÉT in 2012, and also delivers on communications and PR for the production.
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Voices Rising Film Festival
New York
2021
Best Actress | Nominee: Best Director
MÉBÉT
Long Story Shorts International Film Festival
Bucharest
2021
Audience Favourite Award
MÉBÉT
Cinema Femme Short Film Festival Showcase
2021
Finalist
MÉBÉT
Sweden Film Awards
Stockolm
2021
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Short To The Point
Bucharest
2021
Outstanding Up and Comer Actress - Mariama Colley (Njillan)
MÉBÉT
Winner: US Hollywood Intl Golden Film Award
Online Event
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
African Movie Academy Awards
Lagos
2020
Audience Choice Award
MÉBÉT
Women of African Descent Film Festival
Brooklyn, New York
2020
Excellence in Social Conscience
MÉBÉT
Nominee: US Hollywood Intl Golden Film Award
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Silicon Valley African Film Festival
San Jose, California
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Social Justice Film Festival
Seattle
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Morehouse College Human Rights Film Festival 2020
Atlanta
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
Arts X SDGs Festival
New York
2020
Best International Film
MÉBÉT
Charlotte Black Film Festival
Charlotte, North Carolina
2020
Official Selection
MÉBÉT
African Women Arts & Film Festival (AWAFFEST)
Dar es Salam
2020
College
Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria
MPhil Sexual and Reproductive Rights in Africa
20182019
College
Institut Superieur de l'Information et de la Communication
Communication Studies and Journalism
20102014
Birth Date
May 4, 1990
Nickname
Linguere
Birth City
Serrekunda
Current City
Serrekunda
Hometown
The Gambia
Gender
Female
Ethnicity
Wolof
Zodiac Sign
Taurus
The best reflection of our lives is in the stories we tell of the journeys we take, the people we encounter, and the experiences we are opportune to embrace.