On March 6th, 1957, the West African country of Ghana attained its independence from the British crown. Kwame Nkrumah was it's first Prime Minister. 9 years later, he was overthrown in a military coup.
'Nkrumah of Nazareth' examines both the history of Nkrumah's administration and the modern popular memory of a man that some consider a great African hero and others a ruthless dictator.
So, I'm directing this for release in mid-December - very excited!