Ghana
 


    Filmmakers | Directors | Producers:


    Bridget Abadzi

    Pearl Adotey

    Anita Afonu

    Nicole Amarteifio  (US)

    Priscilla Yawa Anany

    Josephine Anim

    Barbara Anakwa

    Gyasiwa Ansah

    Amma Asante (UK)

    Juliet Asante (US)

    Nana Oforiatta Ayim

    Yaba Badoe (UK)

    Frances Bodomo (US)

    Hannah Awo Nkeba Bonney (Germany)

    Bibi Bright

    Nadia Buari

    Veronica Cudjoe

    Kafui Danku
    Leila Djansi (US)

    Kafui Dzivenu

    Hawa Essuman (Ghana-Kenya)

    Lydia Forson

    Shirley Frimpong-Manso

    Nana Akua Frimpomaa

    Nancy Mac Granaky-Quaye (Germany)

    Alberta Hukporti

    Juliet Ibrahim

    Sam Kessie (UK)
    Doris Kuwornu

    Hajia Hawa Meizongo
    Vera Mensah Bediako

    Yvonne Nelson

    Jacqueline Nsiah (Germany)
    Yvonne Kafui Nyarku

    Wilhelmina Quartey

    Akua Ofosuhene (UK)

    Yvonne Okoro

    Cecilia Oppon-Badu

    Akosua Adoma Owusu (US)
    Veronica Quarshie-Nai
    Efua Sutherland (deceased)

    Afi Yakubu

    Zynell Zuh



TIMELINE

UPDATING IN PROGRESS WHICH MAY INCLUDE PAST YEARS


1960s


Efua Sutherland (1924-1996) Araba: The Village Story, documentary, 1967.* 



1970s


1980s


Yaba Badoe (UK) A Time of Hope. Doc, BBC, 40 mn. 1983.



1990s


Yaba Badoe (UK) I Want Your Sex. Documentary. 1991.


Veronica Quarshie.
The Action Plan. Video, 28 min., fiction, 1992.
Veronica Cudjoe. Suzzy 1, 1992.


Veronica Cudjoe. Suzzy 2, 1993.


Veronica Quarshie.
Twin Lovers. Video, 100 min., fiction, 1995.

Veronica Quarshie.
Tears of Joy. Video, 114 min., fiction, 1996.


Vera Mensah. Broken Hearts. Video, 117 min., fiction, 1998.
Yvonne Kafui Nyarku. Asanka Delight. Video, 30 min., non-fiction series, 1998.



2000s



Amma Asante (UK) A Way of Life. 91 min., fiction, color, 2004.

Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Ajube Kete. 6 mn. 2005.

Akua Ofosuhene (UK) Bad Faith, 4min., drama, 2006.
Akua Ofosuhene (UK) Sk8ting Through the Boundaries Parts 1-3,  3x5 min. documentary, 2006.
Akua Ofosuhene (UK) House Boats, 5 min. documentary, 2006.


Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Tea 4 Two. 2 min. 2007
Shirley Frimpong-Manso. In Different Shades of Blue. Television series. 2007.
Akua Ofosuhene (UK) What is The Legacy of Slavery and Moving On?, 10 min., documentary, 2007.
Akua Ofosuhene (UK) Keep Her. 10 min., fiction, 2007.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Intermittent Delight. 4 mn. 2007.


Leila Djansi (USA) Tulips, 2008.
Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Life and Living it, fiction, 2008.
Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Scorned, fiction, 2008.
Akua Ofosuhene Queen Yaa Asantewaa and the Golden Stool. 30 min., documentary, 2008.

Akua Ofosuhene (UK) From Hay to Timbuktu, documentary, 2008.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) me broni ba. 22 mn. 2008.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Drexciya. 12 mn. 2008.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) BOYant: A Michael Jordan in a Speedo is Far Beyond the Horizon. 4 mn. 2008.
Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Revealing Roots. 9 mn. 2008.

Leila Djansi (USA) I Sing of a Well, 2009.
Akua Ofosuhene (UK) Malcolm’s Echo: The Legacy of Malcolm X, 2009.
Shirley Frimpong-Manso. The Perfect Picture, fiction, 2009.
Shirley Frimpong-Manso. A Sting in a Tail, fiction, 2009.

Yaba Badoe (UK) The Witches of Gambaga, documentary, 55 mn, 2010.
Leila Djansi (USA) Sinking Sands, 2010.
Shirley Frimpong-Manso.
Checkmate, fiction, 2010.

Hannah Awo Nkeba Bonney (Germany) Somehow Different, 2012.

Anita Afonu. Cherished Diamonds. 2013.

Yaba Badoe (UK) The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo, 2013.

Frances Bodomo (USA) Boneshaker, 2016.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Potomanto, 2013.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Big for Nothing, 2013.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Stranger in my Bed, 2013.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Tenant, 2013.

Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Kwaku Ananse. Fiction. 26 mn. 2013.

Nicole Amarteifio (USA). An African City (web-series, Season 1) 2014.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Devil in the Detail, 2014.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Love or Something Like That, 2014.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. V-Republic, 2014.

Frances Bodomo (USA). Afronauts, 2014.


Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Grey Dawn, 2015.

Akosua Adoma Owusu (USA) Busnut, 2015.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Rebecca, 2016.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso. Shampaign, TV series, 2016.

Nicole Amarteifio (USA). An African City (web-series, Season 2) 2016.

Frances Bodomo (USA). Collective: Unconscious, 2016.


Nicole Amarteifio (USA). An African City (web-series, Season 3) 2017.


2017 UPDATE UNDER CONSTRUCTION


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*Cited in L’Afrique Littéraire et Artistique 20 (1971): 257.




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