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Beyond Hollywood: The Cultural Meaning of Film

Beyond Hollywood: The Cultural Meaning of Film

Hosted by Cassam Looch ‘Beyond Hollywood’ is an eye opening docu-series, that takes the viewer on an intimate journey to Pakistan, Scandinavia, Ghana and Hong Kong, where the cultural meaning of film is explored.

In this episode, watch the new wave of cinema and filmmakers in Ghana.

Through the documentary, produced exclusively for The Culture Trip Cassam also examines the rise and fall of Ghallywood, the top ten things to do in Accra, and recommends which  beaches to visit whist in Ghana.

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