The Burial of Kojo
First screened in November 2019
Director: Blitz Bazawule. Cast: Cynthia Dankwa, Joseph Otsiman, Kobina Amissah-Sam, Joe Addo, Brian Angels, Anima Misa, Zalfa Odonkor, Mamley Djangmah, Henry Adofo, Edward Dankwa, voice of Ama K. Abebrese. Screenplay: Blitz Bazawule. Twitter Capsule:
Brave adventures with grammar, ranging from awkward to highly insinuating. The last third feels strongest to me.
We surely need more filmmakers willing to braid different narrative and aesthetic traditions and to push cinematic language, however unevenly.