Movie Industry Ghanaians can now download Kumawood movies via mobile app

The move aims at launching the movie industry into the digital world.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Lovers of Kumawood movies and Ghanaians in the diaspora can now watch their entire favourite and latest Ghanaian movies on their phones wherever they are through an app.

The move, which has been made possible through the collaboration between Kumawood film producers, MTEC-Communications, mobile apps developers and MTN, aims at launching the movie industry into the digital world.

Speaking at the launch of the app in Kumasi on Wednesday, the General Manger in charge of Consumer Marketing at MTN, Mr Noel Kojo-Garson said the collaboration was to put the Ghanaian movie industry, which is fast growing, into the limelight.

He believed that the initiative would reduce the cost of marketing and also allow others outside the country to enjoy the movies as soon as they are released.

“Consumers would have the opportunity to buy daily, weekly, monthly and annual packs to watch movies. It is relatively cheaper on the side of the customer and also remember that if we don’t make it cheap for the customer to be able to view, it is a volume gained. The more people you get on the platform, the better it is for the players within this App,” he stated.

READ ALSO: The name ‘Kumawood’ pisses me off - Emelia Brobbey

On his part, the CEO of Kumawood Multimedia, Sam Darko, said the collaboration is laudable as it would help promote the movie industry and prevent piracy.

play CEO of Kumawood Multimedia, Sam Darko


He indicated that more than 200 film producers were already on board and have agreed to upload their films onto the platform.

The CEO of MTEC Communications, the developers of the APP, Mr Chimeru Mbonu, said this was the first time such an APP has been developed for a movie industry in Africa.

He expressed hopes that the initiative would help market the Kumawood film industry.

He further indicated the move would be extended to other countries in the sub-region.

The application is available on Play store on Android phones.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233547385856, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email:

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos

Top Articles

1 Golden Movie Awards Africa 2017 See the full list of winnersbullet
2 Trailer Watch Abraham Attah in latest "Spider-Man: Homecoming" trailerbullet
3 "Noko Fio" Watch trailer for new TV series starring Rashida Black...bullet
4 Movie Industry Ghanaians can now download Kumawood movies via...bullet
5 Tracy Boakye "I deserve praise not ridicule over sex scene" -...bullet
6 "Selfie" New comedy film starring Adjetey Annang, Moesha...bullet
7 "Everyday People" Moesha Boduong, James Gardiner & Nana Akua...bullet
8 Grace Omaboe Veteran actress says Ghanaian film directors...bullet
9 Wayoosi "I have no beef with Agya Koo" - says actorbullet
10 John & John Movie South African movie director accuses...bullet

Top Videos

1 Pulse TV Comfort Arthur talks bleaching and low self esteembullet
2 VIDEO "I have no beef with Agya Koo" - Wayoosibullet
3 Trailer "Kintampo" starring Adjetey Anang, Lydia Forson, Kofi...bullet
4 Video "The Devil Between My Legs" movie trailerbullet
5 Video "Spider-Man: Homecoming" movie trailerbullet
6 Video Skeem Vs. John & John comparisonbullet
7 Video “If God Be For Us” trailerbullet
8 Trailer "Spiderman: Homecoming" teaserbullet
9 Plagiarized Kofi Asamoah's 'John & John' vs Tim Greene's...bullet
10 Obofour Wo Krom Watch trailer of Bishop Obinim's first...bullet