About us

Established in 2014 and located in Tamale, Ghana, OBL Studios stands as a beacon of innovation in African storytelling. Our founder, Leonard Atawugeh Kubaloe, an award-winning filmmaker and esteemed member of the Film Producers Association of Ghana (FIPAG), brings over 15 years of diverse experience in film direction, cinematography, editing, and visual effects. At OBL Studios, our essence is encapsulated in our vision: to be a world-class film and video production studio, shaping African narratives by telling authentic stories, nurturing the next generation of African filmmakers, and leading the Ghana film industry. Our mission resonates through our commitment to producing original, high-quality films and documentaries that appeal to both local and international audiences, challenging the status quo and redefining African cinema. Our journey so far has been marked by notable achievements. Our films, like 'Pieli', 'Gonda Sheeje', 'Beigni', and 'Kafuni', have garnered national and international acclaim, winning multiple awards for their unique storytelling, cinematography, and visual effects. These accolades are a testament to our dedication to excellence and our unique storytelling approach that reflects the socio-cultural narrative of Northern Ghana and revolutionizes local media production. At OBL Studios, we believe in the power of film to inspire and transform. We are dedicated to creating content that resonates with diverse audiences and sparks a new wave of creative talents in Ghana. Join us on our journey as we continue to break boundaries and tell stories that shape and uplift the African narrative.


At OBL Studios, our vision is to emerge as the foremost production powerhouse in Ghana and across the globe. We aim to be celebrated for our unique and groundbreaking African storytelling, leading the revolution in local media production. Our aspiration extends to shaping Africa's socio-cultural narrative, setting us apart as trailblazers in the industry.


At OBL Studios, our mission is to craft award-winning films and documentaries that authentically capture the African experience. We strive to empower and inspire a new generation of creatives to craft their own narratives, showcasing Africa's rich and diverse cultures to the world. Committed to excellence in film and visual effects, we set new industry standards while preserving the authenticity of African culture.


Leonard Atawugeh Kubaloe

Director and Cinematographer

Amir A Gbankulso

Cinematographer and VFX Artist

Nashiru Alhassan

Editor and DP

Alhassan Faidal Rahman

'Props and set designer

Bukari Mohammed

Director and Screen writer

Dokurugu Abdul Hakim

Editor and VFX Artist

Mohammed Hakeem

PRO and Photographer

Alhassan Abdul Fatawu

Editor and VFX Artist