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