An African Election (Trailer)


A rare look into the election process of Ghana in 2008.

 Two rival parties will do whatever it takes to win the 2008 elections in Ghana. Director Jarreth Merz followed the key players for three months for this behind-the-scenes look at an African country's election process. This film was selected to feature at Sundance 2011.
Posted on:
Oct. 27, 2011, 6:31 a.m.
Log in to rate this video:


​​ Based on a true story and shot in Ghana, John McKenzie's film depicts the journey of Kingsley Ofusu, the unique survivor of a group of 9...
​​An ordinary farmer finds corpses in his crop field in this dark comedy.
​​In this episode we feature Vice President's elect trademark cries. Are they crocodile tears? We look at the the aftermath of elections, h...
comments powered by Disqus
Director: Jarreth J. Merz, Kevin Merz
Writer: Erika Tasini, Shari Yantra Marcacci
Country: Ghana/Switzerland/USA
Year: 2011
Cast: Jerry John Rawlings, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo , John Evans Atta Mills, John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor,