shatta wale made Ghana proud when he managed to get a feature with Beyonce on the song “Already”.
It appears that shatta wale is not the only one to have brought pride to Ghana as a video director who is also Ghanaian is working with beyonce to produce the entire black is king film.
His name is Emmanuel Adjei and he is a master in this field, one of the best directors globally.
Information gathered on Adjei’s official website indicates that he is a filmmaker and visual artist, whose work has explored the realms between film, music video, and art installation.
“With a primary interest in storytelling, Adjei’s work interrogates concepts of power, freedom, displacement, and inequality, told through his multi-layered dramatic narratives,” the website speaks of him.
Adjei holds a degree in Fine Arts from the Utrecht School of the Arts (NL) and went further to study Film at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent (BE).
His short film The Formula (2016) and music video Human (2016) for Sevdaliza, has been hailed by critics, and his most prominent mind-bending short film Shahmaran (2018) received widespread critical acclaim, numerous awards and nominations.
Excited by Adjei’s collaboration with Beyonce, Ghanaian actress Ama K. Abebrese has taken to social media to congratulate him.
Apart from his work with Beyonce, Adjei’s career has been marked by collaborations with a variety of recording artists such as Madonna, Beyoncé, Mark Pritchard, and Mykki Blanco.
see his pictures below.