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Short Films by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 12m

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  • Ajube Kete

    Directed by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 2005 • Ghana
    Starring Emelia Adwoa Odame

    Filmed in Kumasi, Ghana, AJUBE KETE follows a day in the life of a West African girl as she goes about her daily chores amid a chorus of offscreen ridicule from older voices.

  • Tea 4 Two

    Directed by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 2006 • United States

    Beautiful Chrissy plays with Miss Mary Mack in a surreal deconstruction of the classic children’s rhyme.

  • Intermittent Delight

    Directed by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 2007 • United States

    Akosua Adoma Owusu explores the intersection of identity and cultural appropriation in this experimental collage that juxtaposes close-ups of batik textiles, fashion and design from the 1950s and ’60s, images of men weaving and women sewing i...