ChildreN of the MountaiN (Ghana: 2016)

Director

Priscilla Anany

Cast list

Rukiyat Masud - Essuman

Adjetey Anang - Edjah

Bex - Gyamfi (as Agbeko Mortty)

Akofa Edjeani Asiedu - Asantewaa

Grace Omaboe - Naana

Jessica Dablo - Nuku

Mynna Otoo - Nyamekye

Mea Vita Otoo-Panou - Narley

Stacy Afful - Agnes

Eli Cecilson - Aqua

Faustina Kumesi - Adoma

Agnes Vemegah - Kitiwaa

Silvia Tettegah - Mansah

William Addo - Xsavo

Frank M. Ahearn - Det. Toomaloo

Rudolph Akrong - Gold Man

Anna Appia-Ankuma - Dr. Asare

Comfort Arthur - Female Resident Doctor

Alison Asihene - Police Woman 1

Precious Bia-Dela - Mabel

Richard Boateng - Pastor

Matilda Gaddah - Dr. Marry Maaynu

Dzifa Glikpoe - Mama

Ludwig Mawuli Kalms - Senchi

Nana Konadu Kyei-Badu - Police Woman 2

Kojjo Mensah - Fitter

Safowaa Miriam - Customer Service Girl

Irene Ntsu - Serwaa

Credits

Writing Credits: Priscilla Anany

Executive Producers: Priscilla Anany, Bex, Clement Djameh, Marie Djameh, Venerandah Djameh, Adam Yeremian

Associate Producers: Mawuli Akpabi, Aphyia Allotey, Barbara Meden Bryant, Nas Jab, Terry Oppong

Synopsis

After giving birth to the son of her neighbor's husband, a woman (Rukiyat Masud) must face the reality that her son is not completely healthy and has a cleft lip among other complications. In order to save him, she travels far and endures much criticism as she is blamed for his medical issues.

Reviews

Lapin, A. “How Priscilla Anany Overcame the Shocking Challenges of Making 'Children of the Mountain.'” NoFilmSchool, nofilmschool.com/2016/04/priscilla-anany-tribeca-film-children-of-the-mountain.

Zvonkov, D. “Film Review: CHILDREN OF THE MOUNTAIN (director Priscilla Anany/World Premiere, Tribeca Film Festival).” Stage and Cinema, www.stageandcinema.com/2016/04/20/children-of-the-mountain/.

Caesar John, C. “REVIEW: “Children of the Mountain” & “Nkosi Coiffure” – Tribeca Film Festival.” Bold As Love Magazine, boldaslove.us/2016/04/21/review-children-of-the-mountain-nkosi-coiffure-tribeca-film-festival/.

Gare, W. “Children of the Mountain.” The Upcoming, www.theupcoming.co.uk/2016/04/29/tribeca-film-festival-2016-children-of-the-mountain-review/.

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