Afrika Eye North: Paa Joe and the Lion
Film documentary about the Grandfather of Ghana’s fantasy coffin trade
Master novelty coffin craftsman Paa Joe’s work is celebrated the world over. But back in Ghana, he struggles to survive. Can a once in a lifetime opportunity save his business and preserve his legacy? Or will his name crumble silently, like thousands of his artworks underground?
Director: Benjamin Wigley
Cast: Joseph Ashong, Jacob Tetteh-Ashong
Includes a post screening Q&A with Ben Wigley (Director) or Anna Griffin(Producer)tbc , Ekua Ekumah and Elizabeth Efua Sutherland (on Skype from Ghana).