The Yaa Asantewa AWARDS:

The Yaa Asantewa-UNDP awards celebrates filmmakers that go deep and tell stories that resonate to promote global good and to ensure that the sustainable development goals (SDGs) become a reality for all...

Black Star International film festival is excited to celebrate filmmakers with the goal of empowering the winning filmmaker to start a new project that promotes the SDGs or to make films that generally highlight social issues whiles still maintaining the key value of entertainment

This year the Awards introduced the Yaa Asantewa Film as a tool for National Development Award.  This award is focused on the African | Ghanaian filmmaker.

It is our hope that filmmakers will take the opportunity to highlight the many many stories around them that highlight the human condition...

Congratulations to all the winners at #BSIFF18