ELISABETTAElisabetta © VPRO 2022
Filmmaker Elisabetta Agyeiwaa (1991) grew up in Friesland without papers and without her Ghanaian-Italian family. Her biological mother gave Elisabetta's identity papers to another girl. In this short documentary, Elisabetta tries to find out what actually happened 30 years ago, why her mother decided not to be her mother. And why no one has been able to help her to exist on paper. With Elisabetta's life about to change forever, she makes one last effort to regain her identity and mother.
IK LEEF, MAAR IK BESTA NIETElisabetta Agyeiwaa - Short film - 2019
In this short film I use my talent as a filmmaker to tell my own story. As things go, I’ve been waiting for my identity for 28 years. Until today, nothing has changed. My identity still belong to someone else. See how I take on deeply rooted bureaucracy and a family that keeps everything to themselves. At the moment am I working on a Documentary about (Human Trafficking and Identity Fraud) from my own experience as person.
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FILMElisabetta Agyeiwaa is a Ghanaian-Dutch video artist, based in Amsterdam. Her focus within video art lies in the application of technology to achieve the best final result. Elisabetta studied Images and Media Technology at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht.
She is fascinated by different genres in art, fashion, beauty and music and applies her eye for branding and lifestyle to create inspiring film and cinematography. Keeping up with the continuous technological developments within the field are what influence her to create fresh approaches to the art of film.