A Sting in a Tale (Ghana: 2009)


Shirley Frimpong-Manso

Cast list

Majid Michel
Adjetey Anang
Lydia Forson
Doris Sackitey
Jocelyn C-Dumas


Kuuku and Nii Aryee are two unemployed graduates searching for a job. Although Nii Aryee tries to remain optimistic, his friend Kuuku is frustrated at receiving so many rejections after years of school, especially since his girlfriend constantly reminds him of his failure. Throughout the film, these two men struggle to overcome the odds, find employment, and become successful.


Oluniyi D. Ajao, Movie Review: A Sting in a Tale. TechBaron (online resource)

Academic Articles:

African Video Movies and Global Desires: A Ghanaian History by Carmela Garritano. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2013. Project MUSE. Web. <http://muse.jhu.edu/>