Meet the master flag-maker preserving the Ghanaian Fante culture’s rich past

by Curtis Essel

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For Ghana’s Independence Day, Document Journal premieres a short film about Baba Issaka, custodian of the Fante Asafo flags.

Story by Ekow Barnes.

Directed by Curtis Essel.

Videography by Curtis Essel.

Photography by David Nana Opoku Ansah.

Photo Assistant: Sharifah Issaka.

Creative Direction: Barbara Eyeson & Curtis Essel.

Produced by Barbara Eyeson.

Scored by David Ansah.

Translator: Ato Ewusi.

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Creator:

Curtis Essel

Linked to:

Baba Issaka

Year:

2021

Language:

Twi

Tagged:

Africa, Craft Traditions, Textiles, West Africa