Sanelisiwe Jobodwana is a South African Film and Theatre maker born in Lusaka, Zambia and raised in Gauteng, South Africa. After completing her secondary education in Pretoria, she obtained a BA degree in Live Performance from The South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, AFDA. Sanelisiwe also received formal training from the well known actress Annette Engelbrecht. In 2010 she received third prize in the National Drama For Life Poetry Slam Competition and went on to produce and perform in the Naledi Award winning stage production ‘Just Antigone’. Sanelisiwe is co-founder of the Theatre organisation called TheMovementRSA.