STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 159,095 this week

John Akomfrah


John Akomfrah was born in 1957 in London, England. He is a director and writer, known for The Nine Muses (2010), The Stuart Hall Project (2013) and Speak Like a Child (1998). See full bio »

High School TV Icons Then and Now

Take a look back at some of your favorite TV high school students from "My So-Called Life" and more, then flash forward to see what they look like now.

View the gallery

Amazon Pilot Season

Want to help choose the next great Amazon Original comedy series? Stream and review now during Amazon Pilot Season.

Stream and review now

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 909 people
created 22 Jan 2012
 
a list of 508 people
created 07 May 2013
 
a list of 785 people
created 11 Jul 2013
 
a list of 59 people
created 02 Feb 2014
 
a list of 850 people
created 22 Feb 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Akomfrah's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Nine Muses
The Nine Muses Director
(2010)
The Stuart Hall Project
(2013)
Speak Like a Child
(1998)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (29 credits)
 2016 Auto Da Fé (Short)
 2016 The Airport
 2015 Vertigo Sea (Documentary)
 2014 Tropikos (Short)
 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary)
 2013 The March (TV Movie documentary)
 2013 The Stuart Hall Project (Documentary)
 2010 The Nine Muses (Documentary)
 2010/I Mnemosyne (Documentary)
 2009 Oil Spill: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (TV Movie documentary)
 2007 Wetin Dey (TV Series)
 2004 Urban Soul: The Making of Modern R&B (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Stan Tracey: The Godfather of British Jazz (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Mariah Carey: The Billion Dollar Babe (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Stalkers (Documentary short)
 2000 A Very British Murder (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1999 Riot (Documentary)
 1998 Call of Mist (Short)
 1998 Goldie: When Saturn Returns (Documentary)
 1996 The Last Angel of History (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 Voices in the Dark (TV Movie)
 1995 African Footsteps (TV Series documentary)
 1993 Seven Songs for Malcolm X (Documentary)
 1988 Testament
 1987 Handsworth Songs (Documentary)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Casting director (1 credit)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

London N1, England See more »

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Last Angel of History jdat
Discuss John Akomfrah on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page