The opening ceremony attracted a large and varied audience including Europeans, students and ordinary Ghanaians on Saturday 11 September 2021. The Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Ghana, Ambassador Irchad Razaaly officially opened the festival. In his welcoming remarks, Ambassador Razaaly highlighted the importance of supporting the youth in the creative sector.
The film festival will continue this week with eight more European feature films as well as 12 selected Ghanaian short films.
Next Saturday 18 September the festival will culminate in the first ever screening in Ghana of the Ghanaian film “Little Problems” at Alliance Francaise Accra.