The incessant calls from stakeholders in the film industry and a section of the media for the creation of the National Film Authority seem to have been heard and answered – www.entertainmentgh.com can state without trepidation.
This portal, www.entertainmentgh.com has reliable information, backed with evidence of a memo from the Office of the President that appoints 14 members to the National Film Authority.
Veteran actor, David Dontoh leads the 14-member team that includes Juliet Asante, Madam Yaa Attafua, Mrs. Dora Darkwa- Mebsah, Dr. Samuel Anyetei Nai and Mr. Samuel Fiscian.
The rest are Mr. Zakaria Abdulai, Mr. Koffi Nartey, Madam Akorfa Ejeani, Mr. Kofi Ohemeng Owusu, Mrs. Rukiyaty Ankrah, Mr. Samuel Gyandoh and Mr. Ernest Boateng.
Aside the Chairperson, David Dontoh, who is the nominee of the President, H.E Nana Akufo-Addo, the rest represent different groupings across the Film, Copyright, Communication and Justice industries.
The formation of the National Film Authority is in accordance with Section 4 (1), (2) of the Development and Classification of Film, 2016 (Act 935).