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Aina directed Footprints of Pan-Africanism in 2017 a documentary that explores the impact of the independence of Ghana on political movements around the world.


Contains bonus film "Brick by Brick" is included as well. Brick by Brick documents a late-’70s Washington, D.C., ignored by the media, from which poor Black residents are being pushed out. Images of monuments contrast with prescient images of gentrification and homelessness. An alternative is provided by the Seaton Street project, in which tenants united to purchase buildings. Participants discuss their effort as part of a worldwide struggle against displacement.

Footprints of Pan Africanism Blu-Ray