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The stories of Ghana’s young filmmakers

Heritage inspires content and art conjures thought. With this ethos guiding us, Rebecca Oheneasah Hesse and I launched Bεnpaali Young Filmmakers Festival in Accra as a forum for young artists. A year…..

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Ghana Takes The Apollo

We arrived at the Apollo Theater to see hiplife superstar Sarkodie at 7:00 p.m., an hour before the show was supposed to start. At 8:00 p.m., the Apollo was barely…..

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#WhiteHistoryMonth: Obroni, a History

To kick off White History Month 2015, we have a special inaugural post from Wanlov the Kubolor! Most Ghanaian parents know the origin of the word “obroni,” but felt it wiser not…..

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5 Questions for a Filmmaker–Hawa Essuman

Kenyan-Ghanaian filmmaker and actress Hawa Essuman’s fascination with telling stories with pictures and sound led her to filmmaking via commercials and TV, which she continues to nurture as full-time fortunate…..