Damn the Man, Save the Rex! – Akosua Adoma Owusu Reinvigorates Ghanaian Cinema Culture

Akosua Adoma Owusu is an award-winning filmmaker whose films have shown all over the world.  Earlier this year her film Kwaku Ananse won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Short Film.  She recently changed her home base from suburban DC to Accra, and in her latest project, she's aiming to reinvigorate film-going culture in … Continue reading Damn the Man, Save the Rex! – Akosua Adoma Owusu Reinvigorates Ghanaian Cinema Culture

SIGN UP: Media-making Workshop for Teens with Akosua Adoma Owusu

Ghanaian-American filmmaker Akosua Adoma Owusu is offering a media-making workshop for teens in conjunction with the Hirshhorn Museum's ARTLAB+.  The workshop, Women Represented, will be held on Wednesday afternoons from October 5 - December 7.  Participants will learn how to “read” what contemporary female artists have to say about being a woman today.  They will … Continue reading SIGN UP: Media-making Workshop for Teens with Akosua Adoma Owusu