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Afia Nkrumah

Selected for Edinburgh TV Festival’s ones to watch and BBC new talent hotlist, Afia is an energetic and outstanding director in Television drama, theatre and film. Recent Television credits include Call The Midwife, Coronation Street and the pilot for new TV series A Place of Safety starring Harris Dickinson, Marama Corlett and Lily Newmark.

An M.A graduate of  The London Film School, Afia has written and directed several short films that have screened at national and international film festivals including award winning Shadow Man funded by Film London. Afia is currently developing several feature projects for film and Television.

Credits

TELEVISION
Date: 2021
Production (role):
Call the Midwife
Company:
BBC / Neal Street Productions
Project details:
Director
Date: 2021
Production (role):
Coronation Street
Company:
ITV Studios
Project details:
Director
Date: 2020
Production (role):
A Place of Safety
Company:
All3 Media
Project details:
Director
Date: 2016-2018
Production (role):
Eastenders
Company:
BBC Studios
Project details:
Director
Date: 2017
Production (role):
Jamestown Season 2
Company:
Carnival Films / NBC / Sky
Project details:
2nd Unit Director
SHORT FILMS
Production (role):
Shadow Man
Company:
Film London
Project details:
Writer/Director
Production (role):
The Trousseau
Company:
London Film School
Project details:
Writer/Director
THEATRE
Production (role):
Generations of the Dead
Company:
Young Vic
Project details:
Director
Jerwood Director Award
Written by Michael Henry Brown
Production (role):
Andorra
Company:
Norwegian National Theatre Oslo
Project details:
Director
Written by Max Frisch
Production (role):
Come and Go, Krapps Last Tape
Company:
Nuffield Theatre Southampton
Project details:
Director
Written by Samuel Beckett
Production (role):
Mourning Still
Company:
Royal Court Upstairs
Project details:
Writer/Director
Production (role):
Flight
Company:
London Eye
Project details:
Writer/Director
Production (role):
Dog Shit Park
Company:
Hammersmith Studios
Project details:
Director
Written by Rhiannon Tise
Production (role):
Chasing
Company:
Hen and Chickens Theatre
Project details:
Director
Written by Emily Nightingale

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2021
    Production (role): Call the Midwife
    Company: BBC / Neal Street Productions
    Project details: Director
  • Date: 2021
    Production (role): Coronation Street
    Company: ITV Studios
    Project details: Director
  • Date: 2020
    Production (role): A Place of Safety
    Company: All3 Media
    Project details: Director
  • Date: 2016-2018
    Production (role): Eastenders
    Company: BBC Studios
    Project details: Director
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): Jamestown Season 2
    Company: Carnival Films / NBC / Sky
    Project details: 2nd Unit Director
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): Shadow Man
    Company: Film London
    Project details: Writer/Director
  • Production (role): The Trousseau
    Company: London Film School
    Project details: Writer/Director
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): Generations of the Dead
    Company: Young Vic
    Project details: Director
    Jerwood Director Award
    Written by Michael Henry Brown
  • Production (role): Andorra
    Company: Norwegian National Theatre Oslo
    Project details: Director
    Written by Max Frisch
  • Production (role): Come and Go, Krapps Last Tape
    Company: Nuffield Theatre Southampton
    Project details: Director
    Written by Samuel Beckett
  • Production (role): Mourning Still
    Company: Royal Court Upstairs
    Project details: Writer/Director
  • Production (role): Flight
    Company: London Eye
    Project details: Writer/Director
  • Production (role): Dog Shit Park
    Company: Hammersmith Studios
    Project details: Director
    Written by Rhiannon Tise
  • Production (role): Chasing
    Company: Hen and Chickens Theatre
    Project details: Director
    Written by Emily Nightingale