Michael Akwesi Djaba: Biography Babylon 2008


Writer/Director/Producer

Project Title: G-LUV

Michael Akwesi Djaba set up IFACTORY FILMS to work with strategic media partners & investors to create feature films for the international cinema going audience and straight to DVD market with budgets including a % for print, innovative marketing & advertising.

A diverse and multi talented creative he has directed, produced and executive produced award winning international talent (LL COOL J, MOBB DEEP, THE CLIPSE) across film, TV and music video. He is responsible for brokering international acquisitions for the UK with a number of companies including Paramount Studios, Vision Films and Sony Pictures. The diverse titles he acquired include the US number one rated show BOONDOCKS & cult feature BELLY.

G LUV is his feature film directorial debut, which he developed through his company IFACTORY FILMS. The company's forthcoming titles include REASONABLE EXCUSE based on the short he executive produced starring six time Grammy nominated Natalie stewart (Floetry), LAST MAN STANDING and FLY GIRLS.

A selection of his video & commercial work can be seen @ www.ifactoryfilms.com



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BABYLON BREAKTHROUGH Event at 56th BFI London Film Festival 2012

This year BABYLON hosts the closing event of the London Film Festival's Industry Programme, 10.30 on 21st October at NFT3, BFI Southbank.




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