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Did you know...

Sankofa was founded in 1998 by independent grassroots filmmaking couple, Haile and Shirikiana Gerima who have been producing films since the early 70ʼs? The power couple of socially relevant -- urgent cinematic expression have since produced several critically accliamed films winning numerous awards world wide.






making a tax deductible donation today to support the Gerima’s upcoming films that honor the struggles of our ancestors; etching their names onto the map of history and the collective memory of future generations.

Films by the Gerimas available on DVD