Joseph Arthur Boateng is currently the youngest Film Director in Ghana Who has been recognised by film festivals internationally, we are talking about film specialists and judges in the United Kingdom and United States Of America.
He is a young man who never attended school or any institution to study media but has been able to accomplish this amazing milestone.
It is known that this young boy was just a common crew member of the popular Kofi Asamoah founder of Kofas Media, and had also worked closely with other popular media leads in Ghana. Until he decided he was no longer going to be the quiet boy behind others. Joseph knew he had more in him to give to the world. Shortly after Joseph resigned for working for other directors in Ghana he directed a documentary titled African Diaspora, which was endorsed by the Office of Prime Minister of the UK around Black History Month. The documentary has been selected by several film festivals in The UK and USA. Alongside with his
short film titled Rising Star which will be screened this June in Dallas Texas America in The African Film Festival 2019.
Not to mention the producer of these films working in collaboration with this new film director is a young female Ghanaian aged only 23 Danielle Atakora.
The two Youngest Ghanaian Director and producer are bringing Ghanaian film into a new international Spotlight. Let’s watch out for what they have installed for us next.