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Up Next in Short Films by Akosua Adoma Owusu

  • 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...

  • Boyant

    Directed by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 2008 • United States

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  • Me broni ba

    Directed by Akosua Adoma Owusu • 2009 • Ghana

    This innovative portrait of hair salons in Kumasi, Ghana, uncovers the meaning behind the Akan term of endearment “me broni ba” (“my white baby”). The tangled legacy of European colonialism in Africa is evoked through images of women practicing hair ...