‘Helen & Kim’ are a two-headed director comprising of Helen J. Raine and Kim Hinrichs.
Having won numerous accolades across the advertising award shows, the duo have established themselves as strong storytellers and intuitive performance directors and have expanded their focus to include narrative filmmaking.
Visually, the pair has a rich, stylistic approach, working to carefully balance narrative and aesthetic.
In 2017, they were awarded a Pencil in the Creativity for Good category at the D&AD Professional Awards in London, and Helen was named as one of Mail and Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans.
This year Helen & Kim released their short film, ‘Boni & Wes’, which was awarded the Grand Prix prize at the 2020 CICLOPE Africa awards.