About
Katlego's style as a filmmaker moves between comedy, performances, storytelling and stylised, visually arresting and technical films.
Photo by @zito_ports

Katlego ke mang?

A baby face like Pharrell Williams: Born in ’83, filmmaker Katlego Baaitse’s backgroundas a multidisciplinary creative sparked his passionfor storytelling. He has an ability to bring nuanced performances to his films while understanding the importanceof a cultural lexicon within a brand or story; Katlego is driven by the audacity of creativity.His over 12 years’ experience in the creative industry brings style to substance in his films.

He has built a diverse body of work, with well over 50 commercials and several campaigns under his belt, working with brands including Converse, Chicken Licken, CTM, KFC, Sol Beer, Comedy Central Africa and many others.

Representation in South Africa: Spitfire TV

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KFC Beat The Feud with acclaimed US comedian Steve Harvey

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In the news

Everybody’s talking about – Kentucky reached one millions views on social media and was awarded best in craft direction for Katlego Baaitse and a craft mention for cinematography awarded to Barend Stofberg. The Chicken Licken ‘Kentucky’ campaign has been received 8 finalists at the 2020 Loeries Middle East & Africa Awards.