Nelson Bright born July 26, 1985 is a Nigerian filmmaker, Media Consultant, Advertiser, Screenwriter, and Actor. With over 15 years Traditional & Digital Arts Experience, with training from the APTECH and NIIT as an IT professional in Oracle databases , web programing, systems administration. Nelson Bright is an Environmentalist and Farmer Nicknamed “The Grass root Film maker”
A University of Port harcourt Computer Science drop out, A self thought 3d and Motion graphics designer, after years of studding and consulting for small businesses in information technology he returned to the University of Port Harcourt in 2004 to train as a sculptor which he later dropped out again, to train with the New York Film Academy school short course in Film making specializing in Directing / Cinematography, he enlisted again for the Del-York International Short film Making program to train as a production Designer in Makeup Costumes and Set Design.
He began his career in Media as a Graphics artist and later website designer, programmer and instructor, He enjoyed colorful commissions to train multinational staff in Media and Communication softwares , from Softquest systems A company owned by kehinde Ojo , through which he was opportune to consult for Nigerian Federal Government , NDDC and RSSDA with sub contracted jobs from the Bayelsa State Government,
He registered WetClay services in 2001 and later would upgrade it to a limited liability company that enjoyed patronage from UCL Ceramics, Aveon Offshore, Total CPFA (Close Pensions fund Administrators) and Total E&P where he worked as a Media officer in the restructuring of the company management system inline with the NASDAQ requirement for the Nigerian multinational affiliate to be enlisted in the New York stock exchange.
He left his job as a Multinational consultant to the oil company to pursue a full time career in media in 2013, while retaining some of the contracts. After a couple videos for Billy Dolomite, a co member of his child hood rap group Tuck Tyght, and Dice Angel a big Benin sensation . He started his directing career with a Music Video for Kaydee Numbere hit song Oghene Doh January 2017
Nelson Bright is single, and shuttles Lagos and Port Harcout, on various media projects, he is currently in pre production for his international Picture Dark Art. A film about a disturbed African genius painter being investigated for murder, the film has been in pre production for 4 years.
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