Accra Power

Director: Sandra Krampelhuber and Andrea Verena Strasser
Country: Austria/Ghana
Year: 2016
Running Time: 49 min.
Language: English

Accra Power focuses on the creative and artistic strategies of young Ghanaians situated at the crossroads of tradition and various belief systems, high technological and economic growth, infrastructural deficits and current energy crisis.

About the Director

Sandra Krampelhuber

SandraBiography: Sandra Krampelhuber is an Austrian Cultural Anthropologist. She graduated from the University of Vienna in 2002. In 2006, she directed the music documentary Queens of Sound about women in the Jamaican music industry. The film was shown at film festivals worldwide. In 2006 she also travelled to Dakar, Senegal for her first time and after many encounters with Senegalese artists and musicians, she decided to portray this thriving community in 100% Dakar, which screened at Sauti Za Busara festival (Tanzania), Kuumba Festival (Canada), Goethe Institute (Senegal) and many other festivals.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
100% Dakar – More Than Art (2015).

Filmography:
Queens of Sound (2006)
100% Dakar – More Than Art (2014)