The value of brand mascots

Brands and their products are recognisable by their identity; mostly their visual mark, and in particular their logo. We all have come to recognise Michelin tyres’ Michelin man, 7UP’s Fido Dido, Ronald MacDonald, Twitter’s bird, Google’s Android. The key to marketing brands is the ability to give life to those marks. These brand visuals could […]

Multi Colours: Verhalen uit Hatert 35mm film theatrical release

My first Dutch language film Multi Colours: Verhalen uit Hatert, 35mm documentary film releasing 20th October 2010 at the LUX Cinemas in Nijmegen, in the province of Gelderland. Thanks to Ofamfa New Media, Gemeente Nijmegen and Hatert Fortuna. [iframe 700 500] Frontpage News See frontpage news

Peace 2008 Campaign

I am honored to be co-producing a series of campaigns on behalf of the Ghana National Peace Council. As the 2008 Elections are drawing closer, tensions are mounting between political parties and the need to call attention to the nation is ever so urgent. Below are 4 of the campaigns and the documentary “Country First” […]

Odupon Kese Atutu Documentary

I worked on this wonderful documentary in 2001-2002 on behalf of Institute for African Studies, University of Ghana. The project was an initative of Professor Odotei and sponsored by Ford Foundation. Produced By: Professor Irene K. Odotei Post-Production By: Salvador L. d’Souza Elements: Non-Linear video editing, Photography, Motion Graphics, Sound-Design, editing, compositing, 3d animation.

Morocco 2006 World Cup Bid

In 2000, my team and i were charted with producing a top class 30-sec commercial in support of Morocco’s bid to host the World Cup. Here is a sample of that advertisement. Producer: Ricci Ossei (Late) Director: Salvador L. d’Souza Elements: 16mm film, betacam sp, color grading, 3d animation, motion graphics and sound design Editing […]

Yaa Asantewaa Series

African Broadcast Network (ABN) collaborated with Color Chart Consortium in 2000 on several projects. One such project was a series on legendary African female warrior Yaa Asantewaa. I was the creative director behind the project. Produced by George Twumasi (ABN) / Ricci Ossei (Color Chart) Post-Produced and Directed By: Salvador L. d’Souza Elements: 2d Animation, […]