CV

Steve Toom CV
Filmmaker, Photojournalist, & Explorer
I'm a filmmaker based in Kenya with a Diploma in Film and TV production from Africa Digital Media Institute.
My stories are driven by the need to see impact and inspire positive change. I derive my understanding of the universal language through experiences and exploration. My work covers a wide range of subjects, styles and techniques: documentaries, campaigns, shorts, promotional, virtual reality and more!


I’ve operated a wide array of film gear & brands for different kinds of projects. It’s always a pleasure to work alongside of different professions & nationalities. I have discipline in the creative process and to ensure high-end delivery. 
My credits include:
2018
Safaricom marathon campaign
Conservation Education Programme
Bowling For Rhinos
Madison Insurance CSR
Micro-Credit Programme
Royal Geographic Society

2017
Lewa Education bursary campaign - Film / Edit
Longleat in Lewa - Web content - Camera operator
Disney's Dream Big, Princess Photography Campaign - Camera operator 

2016
VIRRY VR, Virtual reality, PlayStation VR – Location / Props / fixer 
Lewa wildlife conservancy – Web Campaigns / photography
Globalization & Kenya - Documentary 
Cave Manifesto, Interviews - Sound
I can’t think straight, Short Film - Sound / boom operator 
Plus Size, Pilot - Sound / co-directing

2014 - 2015
Kasuku brand, TVC - Sound
All for mike , 48hfp 2015, short film - Sound / boom operator
Lewa wildlife conservancy – Web Campaigns / photography
9 Lives, TV Pilot - Sound / boom operator
Stay SN2, TV drama, KTN - Sound / boom operator
Pendo, TV drama, NTV - Sound / boom operator
Pray and prey, TV drama, NTV - Sound mixing
Gone, short film - Boom operator
Take 10, TV plot - Sound & boom operator
Mentality, Talk show, Zuku - Camera / graphics
Auntie boss, Sitcom, NTV - Sound / graphics
Travel diaries, TV show - Voice Overs
Bunge la mwananchi, TV pilot – Sound
Now that you are here, 48hfp 2014 - Sound & boom operator
Sense8, TV series, Netflix - Sound assistant & boom operator

2012 - 2013
Guilt, short film - Location manager / driver
Dear diary, short film - Boom operator
CDC, Documentary - Boom operator
Homecoming, short film - Sound assistant / extra
Kenya Kona, Comedy, KTN - Sound assistant
Orange beat ya street, NTV – Ca/mera assistant / driver
Kona, TV drama, Africa Magic - Location sound / extra
Setting the pace, Zuku - Camera assistant / DIT