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GOOD LOOK! Leila Djansi named mentor for Netflix and UNESCO project

Ghanaian filmmaker Leila Djansi has been named one of the mentors for a Netflix & UNESCO project.

‘African Folktales, Reimagined’ is a short film competition across Sub-Saharan Africa – www.myjoyonline.com reports!

The winners will be trained and mentored by industry professionals and provided with a US$75,000 production budget to create short films that will premiere on Netflix in 2022 as an “Anthology of African folktales”.

The award winning filmmaker was part of the judges and mentors who did the first round of selection and shortlisted 21 emerging filmmakers out of over 2,000 applications.

The “I sing of a well” producer posted on her Facebook page:

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