No Oscars for Ghana @ 2018 Event!

Ghana will not be represented at the 2018 Oscars, because the Ghana Foreign Language Committee could not nominate any of the films submitted to the Committee. The Chairman of the Committee, Professor Linus Abraham announced this in Accra. The committee found that none of the three (3) films submitted met the submission requirements for the Foreign Language […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Foreign Language C’tee opens entries for 90th Oscars!

The foreign Language Oscar selection committee has announced the opening of entries for the 90th Oscars. The board chair Professor Linus Abraham made the announcement in Accra yesterday.  Filmmakers with films that meet the requirements are encouraged to submit via film freeway and additionally submit 20 DVDs copies to the receiving desk at the NAFTI […]

#OSCARS2018: Ghana to submit film

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has approved a 14-member committee to select a film to represent Ghana at the 90th Oscars which will run in 2018. Following the guidelines of the Academy, the committee is tasked to select from open submissions one film to be the official film from Ghana at the […]

Why Abraham Attah wore TOMS shoes to the Oscars

On Sunday at the 88th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Beasts of No Nation actor and Oscar presenter Abraham Attah, 15, arrived at the award ceremony dressed in a black tuxedo and velvet TOMS. The for-profit shoe brand donates a pair of shoes to children in need for every pair sold. The Ghana native […]