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Documentaries

The Artist Life; Danielle Helena
Shot and edited by Tongwa A. Aka.

This short documentary is a labour of love, shot and edited in Fall 2019. Danielle Helena is a young musician who shot into recognition online after famed photographer Brandon Stanton (Humans Of New York) Posted her story.

I shot and edited this piece about my mentor back in 2018 for class. It was a fun project to work on.

My Mentor
Shot and edited by Tongwa A. Aka

Lifestyle Videos

As a YouTuber, I make short motivation videos and also produce a cinema-veritae style documentary series called Talk with Akanji, where guests discuss a personal story in hopes to inspire our audience. All content is shot, and edited by me. Find more such videos on my YouTube page; AkanjiTV

I interviewed a Cameroonian actor Godisz Fungwa about the film Saving Mbango.
Goals For 2020
Shot and edited by Tongwa Akanji

Client Projects

I hosted and edited this for the annual Mission Ball charity fundraiser event organized by Generosity Global. Video was shot by my brother.
Here, I chat with Erika Akwo, cofounder Generosity Global about her new initiative Generosity Women. Video was shot by my brother.