When we are talking about the top video directors In Ghana, they are the personalities that perform the functions mentioned below.
It takes a top video director to make you see a sensational, high quality video(s). Again, a top video director is abreast of all the technical issues that take place in making the video. The look and feel of a movie or video, is the responsibility of the director to determine that.
The production of music videos are being regulated/controlled by the music video directors.
List Of The Top Video Directors In Ghana
This article is definitely going to make know the top video directors in Ghana. The list features most of the gurus when it comes to directing of music videos.
1. Xbills Ebenezer
Annor Ebenezer who is professionally known as Xbills Ebenezer was born on 17th April 1988 in Kukurantumi-Akim, Eastern Region.
His dream of becoming a video director started wayback at high school where he would sketch movies on a piece of paper in a pictorial form.
Xpress Philms, a production company that is into the production of music, television and film videos, belongs to Xbills Ebenezer.
Top musicians such as Kuami Eugune(“Boom Boom”), Shatta Wale(“Bie Gya”), Bisa Kdei(“Mansa”), Becca, AK Songstress, Obrafour, Kofi Kinaata(“Susuka”), Edem(“Here We Go Again”), Eazzy, Gurunkz, VVIP, Dobble, Jupitar(“Enemies”) and etc have all worked with Xbills Ebenezer on their videos before.
2. Yaw Skyface
Isaac Adu Mensah who is professionally known as Yaw Skyface is one of the top video directors in Ghana. He was born on 18th February, 1988 at Kwahu, Abetifi in the Eastern Region.
Yaw Skyface kicked started his career as a video director in 2009 after successfully graduating from Takoradi Polytechnic.
He is currently into cinematography, filmmaking, music video directing. The first video he directed was “Door 2 Door” way back in 2017. He then went ahead to work with top musicians such as Yaa Pono(“Amen”Abetifi – Kwahu, the late Ebony Reigns(“Dancefloor”), Flexclusive & Dr Cryme(“Woman”), Donzy, Sarkodie& Piesie(“Club”) and a lot more on their music videos.
3. Salifu Abdul Hafiz
The list of the top video directors in Ghana cannot end without including Salifu Abdul Hafiz. The young man was born on March, 1990 in Abetifi – Kwahu. He is a graduate of Takoradi Technical University as well.
Salifu Abdul Hafiz is into cinematography and music video directing as well. Digital Creative Media, a giant Ghanaian video production company, was founded by Salifu Abdul Hafiz.
Digital Creative Media has worked on contents (videos) for big organizations such as BETWAY, TULLOW OIL, IDH, USAID, CAL BANK, DECATHLON and etc.
The award winning “best video director”, has directed some music videos for the likes of Sarkodie, IWAN, Teephlow, Joey B, King Promise, Mugeez (R2Bees), YPEE, Nana Yaa, Cent Remmy and etc.
4. Nana Kofi Asihene
Nana Kofi Asihene is a multiple award winning video director. He doubles up as a film maker and a creative consultant as well.
His hardwork has earned him several awards such as “VGMA Best Video 2013”, “4Syte Best Music Video 2015”, 4Syte Best Directed Video 2015 and etc…
5. David Nicol-Sey
David Nicol-Sey is one of the top talents in the entertainment industry specifically when it comes to video directing. He is dubbed as one of the top video directors in Ghana because, his hard work has seen him working with multiple organizations and top artists.
David Nicol-Sey has had the opportunity to work with big organizations such MTN, Guinness and MTV. Again, some top artists such as Sarkodie, Ric Hassani, Edem and Dee Moneey, Ice Prince, Reggie rockstone, D-black, R2bees, M’anifest, Samin, Edem, 4×4, VVip , J-town, Jesse Jagz, King Promise, Akwaboah, Dj Neptune, Stanley Enow and etc have all worked with David Nicol-Sey.
The big talent in addition, has won multiple awards that proves how efficient he is. To name few of his awards, he has won 4stye Best Directed Music Video of the year, 4stye Best Photography Music video 2017 and many more.
Some Of The Exceptional Video Directors
The Industry is flooded with numerous exceptional video directors and some of the notable names include Rex, Prince Dovlo, Abass, Lex McCarthy, David Duncan, SkyWeb and a lot more.