Movie producer, and CEO of Miracle Films, Mr Samuel Nyamekye has disclosed that Zylofon Arts Fund will be helping to establish a movie industry in the Brong Ahafo region of Ghana.
He stated in an interview with Rash Shifo on Cheers 100.5 FM, that the made in Brong Ahafo movies will be called ‘Bonowood’ which will help to promote the culture and language of the people in the Brong Ahafo region.
“We are bringing B/A-Wood into the region for the indigenes to appreciate their unique culture, We are also ready to promote the rich culture by making sure the Bono Language dominates when casting our movies.
“We can’t afford to see the culture of Brong-Ahafo die off just like, hence the need to involve a lot of people from the region.
“He added; Ghana movie industry used to excel some few years ago, but the issue with funding has become a challenge nowadays. Currently, Zylofon Media has assured of their support industry with funding, and we appreciate Nana Appiah Mensah for this timely intervention”, he said.