“The word griot…is the word for what I do and the role that the filmmaker has in society… The griot is a messenger of one’s time, a visionary and the creator of the future.” – DJIBRIL DIOP MAMBETY
Mizan Media Productions LLC is a multimedia production company that prioritizes fiction and non-fiction narratives from the African Diaspora. MMP also specializes in using the genres of the futuristic, fantastic and imaginative as a way to explore the possibilities of the transformation of society. Founded in 2000 by M. Asli Dukan.
MMP has several media projects currently in development, including a short music documentary, a dramatic biopic series and a youth oriented science fiction series.