Araku Abiola

Araku Abiola, M.F.A., is a Filmmaker, Content Producer, and Visual Artist. Araku has produced content in many different genres and formats, including short-films, documentaries, and web-series. Araku leverages his expertise in writing, directing, producing, videography, 3D rendering/visualization, and video editing to tell original stories through genre-bending imaginative media.


As a lifelong fan of Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror films, Araku founded Araku Studios to produce Sci-Fi, Supernatural, and Science Fantasy films and series that feature people of African descent in prominent and powerful roles. 

The first short-film under the Araku Studios brand is now streaming on Amazon. Our second film, Akanni, is currently in post-production, and will be coming soon.

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