1958 is not a project I would miss if you are interested in contemporary African music. Blick Bassy presents a heavy magnifying glass that appears weightless at the first glance, however it does offer a terrific exposition of his master of music which indeed is all a backdrop for his sombering reflections on the history and condition of his home.
Month: June 2019
Short Wave | Daniel Anum Jasper, Pioneer of Hand-Painted Movie Posters | EP 002
Daniel Anum Jasper has been making street art in Accra, Ghana since 1986. He is well known for his signature … More
Interview: Omolola Ajao’s journey in making The FUFU Film Project
As a young African woman filmmaker in the diaspora, Omolola is invested in protecting and transmitting West-African cultures and traditions through a three part film series where each project bleeds into the next as a cosmic web of storytelling. In this interview we speak to her about facing her work and the experience that come with that, especially as a young woman filmmaker operating in a western space as well as the drive to bridge the generational gap in indigenous knowledge by preserve it in film.