Tag: Leila Djansi

Ghanaian Film: Sinking Sands on DVD!

Leila Djansi’s ‘Sinking Sands’ now available on DVD

Leila Djansi’s award winning film Sinking Sands has now become available to purchase on DVD. The film tells the story of Pabi, a teacher whose once happy marriage turns into one of abuse and violence when her husband, Jimah becomes disfigured in a domestic accident.


It stars Haitian actor Jimmy-Jean Louis, Ghanaian-British TV presenter and producer Ama K Abebrese and Yemi Blaq. The film has won several awards since its release, including Best West African Movie, Best Costume, Best Picture and Best Production at the 2010 Ghana Movie Awards and Best Actress at the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA).

Sinking Sands can be purchased here: http://www.sinkingsandsmovie.com/buy-now.html

By Yaa Nyarko

Ghanaian Film: Ties That Bind Preview

The Ghanaian director who brought us the award winning Sinking Sands starring Jimmy Jean-Louis, Ama K. Abebrese and Yemi Blaq is back with a new film, Ties That Bind. Leila Djansi again teams up with Hollywood, Nollywood and Ghallywood actors and actress to star in her new film.

Ties That Bind tells the story of 3 women from different backgrounds who share a similar pain and their journey to find redemption, love, life and forgiveness. The film features Kimberly Elise, Ama K. Abebrese, Omotola Ekeinde, Randall Batinkoff and John Dumelo. Check out the trailer below:

By Yaa Nyarko