Emerging British-Ghanaian filmmaker Sam Kessie holds a BFA degree in Media Production from the American InterContinental University in Atlanta GA. A Magna Cum Laude graduate and awarded the media department’s Outstanding Student Award, her senior thesis thriller short,’Sales Day’, caused a stir on campus and won first place at the school's video festival. Kessie has since won awards and recognition for her narrative, documentary, and music video work. In 2012, Kessie participated in the 5th Talent Campus Durban (part of the Berlinale Talent Campus during the 33rd Durban International Film Festival) in South Africa and her feature script 'Unbalanced', was one of five scripts selected for their 1st Produire Au Sud Script Studio workshop. She is currently in postproduction for two short projects, developing her feature script, as well as collaborating with others artists on several shorts and features projects.
Name: Sam Kessie
Lives in: Atlanta, Georgia
Occupation: Director and Screenwriter