Manso plays draughts with Africa’s ‘Fatal Attraction’

I like Shirley Frimpong Manso as many of us do in the African movie business. Nevertheless, her continuous ‘Obsession’ with African American cinema proves no more pervasive, unimaginative, unoriginal, or uninspiring, than at this very moment. Falling from grace like Sappho’s Aphrodite, and after winning the AMAA in April for Best Director, Manso directs the … Continue reading

Manso delivers a perfect picture with ‘A Sting in a Tale’

In all the films Jim Iyke and Majid Michel have appeared in together, I have yet to see one single ounce of chemistry worthy of comparison that both Michael (Shaker) and Adjetey Anang (Pusher) seem to show so effortlessly in practically every entertaining shot of this movie; oh, the things we do for love! Shirley … Continue reading

There’s nothing quite shocking or quiet about ‘Silent Scandals’

Vivian Ejike adds her name to list of emerging female directors working in film industries known as ‘Nollywood’ based in Nigeria, and the Ghana Film Industry, located in the Republic of Ghana. This list of directors includes names like…