Hermon Hailay, without any training or education in filmmaking is
one of Ethiopia's leading film wirter/directors, with several
critically and commercially successful domestic DVD films to her
name. She has completed her first international feature film,
Price of Love, which has won multiple awards.
She does not shy away from sensitive or difficult subject matter.
She is committed to telling important contemporary Ethiopian
stories that speak to both a local and international audience to
break the stereotypes of both Ethiopian and African sociaty and
She is also working hard to help raise the standard of the young Ethiopian film industry.