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Azi Hussen


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Salem Campus

Waller Hall, 1st Floor


Meet Azigza Hussen (Azi), a seasoned filmmaker and videographer with over a decade of experience producing standout video content for diverse clients and festivals. Born in Asmera, Ethiopia, and fluent in Amharic, Swedish, and English, Azi studied Filmmaking at the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and Communication studies at Montgomery College, MD. He graduated from Alabama State University with a major in Communication Radio/Television and a minor in Film studies.

Azi's creative prowess extends beyond academia, as evidenced by his documentary short film, "Yewubdar," featured at the International Film Festival in Washington, DC in 2018. Eager to broaden his horizons, Azi interned with the Television Academy Foundation & Warner Bros. in Los Angeles in 2019, further honing his skills and industry insights.

Currently serving as a dedicated videographer for Willamette University's Marketing Department, Azi is a collaborative team player who stays current with industry trends to ensure his work consistently captivates and entertains audiences. In his leisure time, he channels his creative energy into writing film scripts, indulges in a love for cinema, and maintains a healthy lifestyle through regular workouts.

Willamette University


Waller Hall, First Floor
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.