Award winning movie director, Shirley
Frimpong-Manso has disclosed that she
went into movie production to change
the way Ghana was being portrayed to
She said she wasn’t impressed with the
stories that were being told about Ghana
on the screens and therefore got
inspired to help change that trend.
She consequently enrolled in the
National Film and Television Institute
(NAFTI) to study directing so she could
direct and produce better movies.
Today, Shirley Frimpong-Manso is a
multiple award winning movie producer
and director who has 10 movies to her
She won Best Director for The Perfect
Picture at the 2010 African Movie
Academy Awards, where her films
garnered a total of four awards.